Complete Woodwork Area 3-5yrs
Working with real tools is highly motivating and one challenge that all children are keen to experience. When working with wood – whether hammering nails or building a vehicle – children persevere through the physical and creative challenges they encounter....Read More >
Working with real tools is highly motivating and one challenge that all children are keen to experience in this complete woodwork area. When working with wood – whether hammering nails or building a vehicle – children persevere through the physical and creative challenges they encounter. Make sure to introduce this complete woodwork area carefully, setting high expectations for their use. It will be important to show children how to handle and use the tools safely so they can manage equipment independently. Once children are off to a good start, with on-going support and guidance, they will soon be able to use all the woodwork resource tools and equipment well.
This ready-made complete woodwork area enables children to develop a deep understanding of: Arts & Design – opportunities to explore and connect a wide range of media and materials. Physical – learning how to handle and control tools and also use them safely. Creativity – designing ideas, planning to create a finished product.
Our Complete Woodwork Area contains the following:
Set of Philips Screwdrivers – Comfortable to handle, children will confidently learn how to twist and turn screws into wood with these screwdrivers.
Set of Hammers – 4 x red carpenter’s hammer – 21 x 10 x 2.5cm includes device for pulling out crooked nails, adapted to children’s arm movements. Using hammers will also increase hand-eye coordination and give children a sense of satisfaction through manufacture.
Set of Hacksaws and Blades – 4 x Hacksaws 21 x 10 x 1cm. 2 x Blades 19 x 4 x 1.2 cm. Guiding children to safely use these hacksaws will also enable them to turn ideas into real structures and vehicles.
Drill with set of 6 Drill Bits – Drill – 8mm x 10cm. Set of six drill bits in descending order. Motor skills and concentration will be the focus when using this hand drill set, complete with drill bits.
Set of Safety Glasses – 4 x children’s safety glasses – 21 x 7 x 5 cm – adjustable temples to adapt any head size. Safety is paramount when in the workshop.
Set of Metal Rules – 2 x 30cm rules – 33.5 x 4 x 0.2 cm full dimensions. Rugged rules made of stainless steel, Suitable for clean straight cuts on leather, cardboard, paper, thin wood etc. This practical set will guide children with measurements, also encouraging maths work.
Set of Tape Measures – 2 x 150cm yellow metric tape measures. Full dimensions 8.5 x 5.5 x 1.5 cm. A set of tape measures for longer length pieces and curvier shapes will help children with their designs.
Set of Spirit Levels – 2 x wooden spirit levels, 15cm long, calibrated and fully functionable. This set of real spirit levels will give children a new way so they can perfect their work.
Set of Metal Clips – Set of 4 black/red metal clips – 15 x 10.5 x 2 cm. Multipurpose, can be used as screw clamps for handicraft work. These clips are strong enough to hold wood or Dowling together when two hands are needed elsewhere.
Set of Wooden Shapes – In a variety of different sizes, these natural wood pieces range from door knobs to bobbins, disks, wheels, handles, columns and many other interesting shapes. Full of inspiring wooden shapes so you can spark any imagination, and suitable for use with a broad project range.
Set of Wooden Reels – This pack contains approximately 60 reels. Natural wooden reels in assorted sizes. Use as a decorative or practical feature.
Set of Corks – 1000g cork tops. Corks can be used in both practical and decorative ways; perhaps helping materials to float or as turrets high on a castle wall.
Set of Beads – 15 x red beads, 15 x purple beads, 15 x orange beads. These wooden beads selected in a great range of colours, and are also great for threading and tying.
Set of Wheels – 4 x small wheels 43mm x 20mm, 4 x large tractor wheel 80mm x 30mm, 4 x small truck wheel 64mm x 26mm, 4 x large truck wheel 72mm x 26mm. All our rubber tyres are made from natural beech wood and have a 8.5mm diameter. With real rubber treads, so children will love choosing from this selection of tyres to mobilise their vehicles.
Set of Dowling – 20 – 10cm x 8mm, 10 – 10cm x 8mm, 20 – 25cm x 8mm, 20 – 25cm x 12mm and 10 – 50cm x 12cm. Made from high quality wood. Use as supplied, or cut to specific lengths. Use with our set of rubber wheels so you can make vehicles!
Set of Screws – Our large set of woodscrews are perfect for use with our own screwdrivers.
Set of Nails – set of 1” and 1.5” nails. This set of nails provides a plentiful quantity to start a variety of projects.
Set of Balsa Wood – includes 1 x 2″ x 2″ x 24″, 1 x 4″ x 1″ x 24″, 2 x 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ x 24″, 1 x 2″ x 1″ x 24″, 2 x 1 1/2″ x 1″ x 24″, 3 x 1″ x 1″ x 24″, 1 x 1/2″ x 1″ x 24″. This set of balsa wood is an essential part of woodwork – children can saw, screw and also drill these pieces as they explore and connect with these materials, designing, planning and using their creativity.
Set of Coloured Twine – terracotta twine 120m and natural twine 120m. Biodegradable jute twine in a variety of colours. Add colour and design to work with these strong twines supplied in reels over 100m.
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