These wonderful treasure tubes are perfect for exploratory play. Children can add different resources into the tubes for sensory exploration. Try adding natural and sensory objects into the tubes to create musical instruments or use on a light box. The round, transparent plastic middle allows for children to be able to observe the tube’s contents.
What makes a fun noise when you shake it? Try adding marbles, beads, twigs, leaves or small toys. Stack the tubes on top of each other for balancing activities. These treasure tubes are excellent for a light box. They encourage exploratory and investigative play and are excellent for STEM or STEAM activities.
The treasure tubes are stackable and have a removable lid. This set includes 8 pieces and the tubes measure 7.6cm in diameter x 14.5cm high and 7.6cm in diameter x 9cm high. Suitable for children from the age of 3 years and older.
Sensory play encourages children to learn, develop and grow whilst they have fun. Children are encouraged to explore, investigate and develop their ideas through sensory play. The use of open ended resources promote exploration and investigation in sensory play. Sensory play aids cognitive development, the more senses that are involved the better! Creativity and imagination is developed through new ways of thinking. Often social skilled are built through team work, and language and communication skills improve. Perseverance is developed as children keep exploring and investigating their surroundings. Children will become more confident and develop a stronger sense of identity through play. Play is an important part of early childhood. Play encourages children to learn, develop and grow whilst they have fun.