Summer's coming and it's time for us to dust off the Step2 water table in order to create some fun small world play scenes. I love using my imagination to come up with scenes that The Boy would really like to play with.
- This Earth sensory play combines a variety of different land and water types to demonstrate the different areas of the planet we live on; sea, lakes, desserts and lush grasslands. It's great to see children learning about the different habitats for different animals.
- This Ocean World small world gets a gold star from me this week for the wonderful combination of science, exploration and play. I love the tactile aspects and the bright accessories.
- Back on land this Forest Small World uses a wonderful collection of playdough, animal toys and items scavenged from nature to make it even more authentic.
- Enjoying nature in small world scenes even more is this camping small world. How cute is the fire and marshmallows? Another absolutely gorgeous real-life scene to reenact comes from this Farm Small World even with real food for the animals.
- I'm a huge fan of our Step2 water table which is currently being used a garden centre! However, I've often dressed it up in the past as both a building site small world and a beach and lagoon small world.
- I've recently discovered that small world play can go really small with the use of eggboxes, how cute if this Miffy small world eggbox?
- Star Wars seems to be really popular at the moment and I love this Star Wars moon dough small world scene, moon dough is so much more appropriate for sci-fi anyway!
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I can't wait to see all the creativity from everyone this week, please add your ideas below!