“It is a happy talent to know how to play.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
THE BENEFITS OF SENSORY PLAY
Development is how your child grows physically and emotionally and learns to communicate, think and socialize.
In the first FIVE years of life, your child’s brain develops more and faster than at any other time in their life. During these early years, the main way of learning and development is through play.
Play is essential to child development and contributes to the physical, social and emotional well-being of children.
Play also allows children to relax, let off steam, develop social skills such as concentration and co-operation, encourages the development of the imagination, develops motor skills and teaches self
Let kids explore their senses with sensory playdough and rice kits.
Playdough is a great activity for both smell and touch senses with our collection of flavourful scents and super soft textured dough. The bright colours of our sensory rice will impact both sight and hearing senses as they play.
Imagination is the door to possibilities. It is where creativity and thinking outside the box begins for child development.
The Academy of Pediatrics suggests that doctors “prescribe” some amount of solo play each day to spur inventive thinking. Imaginative and creative play is how children learn about the world.