This set of mossy stones is perfect for creating miniature worlds. The set includes 8 stones, in various sizes and shapes. The stones are made from lightweight polystyrene foam, with a plastic moss on the outside. These mossy stones are excellent for sensory play as well as imaginative and creative play. The largest lightweight foam stone measures approximately 10 x 6 x 3cm. Suitable for children from the age of 3 years. Imaginative and creative play helps children to develop language and communication skills. It develops and promotes creativity and imagination. Creative and imaginative play also encourages children to become more confident and develop a stronger sense of identity. When children come together in imaginative play, it aids in their social and emotional development. Listening to others, negotiation and co-operation all result from this type of play. This resource is excellent for promoting social and imaginative play. Play is an important part of early childhood. Play encourages children to learn, develop and grow whilst they have fun.