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Curiosity toys and there benefit x

 Hello readers ,

I hope your well , todays blog will focus on curiosity play approach to learning. Curiosity play allows children to spark their imagination and base play around their thoughts. Children are driven to explore where they build a base for their own learning. The environment consists of neitral colours which means your child will not become over stimulated by bright colours you may find in your every day nursery/ pre school / kindergarten setting. Having a curiosity approach settings allows children to be lifelong learners who develop language and communication skills aswell as non verbal language who become independent thinkers. 

Here are some items which fall under the curiosity approach environment;

- wooden baskets

- nuts and bolts

- wooden instruments 

- fairy lights

- wooden blocks

- pots and pans

- cups and saucers

- bottle tops and jar lids

- bangles

- sensory bottles

- wooden car ramps

- woodwn numbers 

- crafts 

- home corner play

- shape stackers

- animals with sensroy textures 

You can make any object curiosity based. Let your child explore and make their own imagination their limit. Curiosity play will keep your child busy and engaged.

Happy exploring

Love Mamma x


  1. These are a ot of the classics - and they are timelss!


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