Encouraging your children to invent and play games outdoors is a great way to bring maths to life. Making number lines, knocking down skittles, throwing bean bags and marking out cones are all exciting physical activities that ignite children’s passion for learning. With this Games Equipment Collection, you can plan an outdoor curriculum rich in maths. The collection is full of potential so children can develop understanding of number, shape, space and measure.
This ready-made Games Equipment Collection will enrich your provision and provides a great starting point for developing maths games outdoors. It supports many different activities involving number recognition, counting and calculating and includes a wide selection of resources. Complete with number mats, dice and whiteboards children will also enjoy inventing their own rules and ways of scoring.
Our Games Equipment Collection contains the following:
Set of Trugs – 23cm height x 33cm diameter, holds 14L – red, yellow, green and blue trugs. These colourful trugs are the ideal size, shape and colour for use when playing games and also for storage.
Set of Dice – Featuring 1 x large coloured spot dice, 1 large blue dot dice, 1 x large green numeral dice. A fantastic set of dice for outdoor games with numbers 6, 12 and 20 opening up lots of possibilities, especially in KS1.
Set of 16 Beanbags – Includes four of each colour – red, blue, yellow and green. A collection of high quality beanbags suitable for use time and time again.
Set of Cones and Cone Tops – Cones are a staple product for playing games outside, these coloured cones measuring 38cm in height come in a range of colours – red, yellow, green and blue and when paired with our numbered cone tops are also ideal for developing number games and great as objects to run towards or around.
Set of Balls – 4 x 2.5” rubber activity balls in blue, green, yellow and red along with 2 x 12.5cm larger balls. Children will enjoy using these colourful balls provided in two sizes when inventing new games.
Set of Hoops – 350mm and 500mm red, yellow, green and blue hoops. In two sizes and multiple colours, hoops are a staple item for outdoor games.
Set of Skittles – Set of 10 skittles. These skittles are sufficiently robust for outdoors every day.
Set of Skipping Ropes – 250 x 300 x 45 mm. In red, yellow, green and blue. For children to skip together as part of a game they have invented or mark out playground areas.
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