Rainbow Architect Arches
Beautiful smooth solid beechwood nesting arches in the seven colours of the rainbow, with a natural finish to show the grain of the wood. The inner block is a solid 3D semicircle.
Ideal for construction and imaginative play: to build sculptural structures; to design areas for filling with small world play people or animals; exploring size and scale; using mathematical terms - larger, smaller, taller, steeper etc; and improving language skills and broadening vocabulary to describe their activities in action.
Heights: 19mm, 27mm, 36mm, 47mm, 56mm, 63mm and 73mm.
Lengths: 40mm, 58mm, 76mm, 94mm, 112mm, 130mm and 148mm.
Wall thickness 8mm x width 40mm.
Supports the following areas of learning:
• Personal Development - collaborative play
• Physical Development - motor skills, construction
• Communication & Language - descriptive language
• Expressive Arts & Design - imaginative play
• Maths - shape & space, sorting, pattern & sequence
• Understanding the World - colour
Suitable for ages 12 months plus
Nursery World Equipment & Resources Awards 2019
(Gold - Prime Areas category)