This tap tap, Hammer and Nail Play set allows children to create colourful geometric designs. Children can hammer these wooden pieces onto the soft reusable cork boards. This hammer and nails set includes 250g of mosaic pieces in assorted shapes, 300g of assorted animal pieces, a box of nails (100 pieces) 4 hammers, and 4 cork boards (26cm x 19cm x 1cm). This Hammer and Nail Play set is supplied in a plastic container. Suitable for children from the age of 3 years.
Supervision is required for this activity. Construction resources help to promote a variety of cognitive and physical skills. Construction and manipulative resources can help to promote both fine motor and gross motor development. They encourage problem solving and logical thinking to solve issues such as balancing blocks, where the next piece goes and how to make the structure that they want to build.
Team work is also a key feature in the use of construction resources. Children can work together to design and build intricate and thoughtful structures using their creativity, imagination and logical thinking. Social, communication and language skills are all improved through playing with construction resources. Children also build perseverance as they build their constructions. While play encourages creativity, imagination, perseverance and the development of language and social skills. Furthermore children become more confident and develop a stronger sense of identity through play.
EYLF Learning Outcomes:
- Outcome 4 Manipulate objects cause and effect trial & error motion