Outdoor Investigations Collection
In the outdoors children experience all that the changing seasons bring and with just a few investigative resources and a great range of non-fiction books, it is easy to harness children’s fascinations and develop their understanding of the world around them....Read More >
Our Outdoor Investigations Collection is full of everything children need to start exploring their outdoor surroundings.
In the outdoors children experience all that the changing seasons bring and with just a few investigative resources and a great range of non-fiction books, it is easy to harness children’s fascinations and develop their understanding of the world around them.
View our latest Get Equipped Outdoors 3 -7 yrs brochure for inspiration on how to fully equip your classroom.
Our Outdoor Investigations Collection contains the following
Set of 3 Wooden Frames – Made from natural wood in small, medium and large sizes.
Thermometer – 38cm – For indoor and outdoor use and clearly displayed temperatures in both Celsius and Fahrenheit scales. This wall mounted outdoor thermometer has recessed tubes to prevent breakage and measures -40°C to 50°C and -40°F to -120°F.
Rain Gauge – 18cm x 90cm – For use free-standing or placed in the ground using the spike provided. It also comes graduated in millimetres for accuracy.
Weather Vane – 32cm x 22cm – This weather vane is simple, practical and robust for outdoor use and can either be used hand-held or fixed permanently.
Set of Whiteboards and Whiteboard Pens –2 x A4 Whiteboard – Two of each colour mini whiteboard pens in blue, black and green. This set of whiteboards and pens also enable children to record and tally information including weather measurement.
Set of 2 Clipboards – A4 size – Holds A4 sized paper to record findings and results. Also comes with hanging hook and rounded edges.
Set of Transparent Grids x 4 – 20cm x 20cm – Transparent square grids 10 x 10.
Set of Bug Jars – 1x medium bug jar, 1x mini bug pot and 1x large bug jar with handle.
Collecting Pots x 10 – 60ml – Crystal clear styrene jars with single thread and easy twist off cap. Ideal for viewing and transporting specimens.
Set of 2 Pooters – 70mm x 54mm. Designed not to be perfectly round so that bugs will find a crevice to hide in and are easier to observe. With two holes at the top of the jar – one having a fine mesh covering to prevent bugs being drawn into the mouth. Supplied with two lengths of tubing (removable for easy washing).
Observation Tray – 1 x small white pond tray 342 x 251 x 51mm. The sturdy structure and white colour makes these trays ideal for observing minibeasts caught when pond dipping.
Set of Magnifiers – 2 x large green magnifiers (23cm), 2 x clear magnifiers. Children can use these resources for the closer inspection of insects and nature all around us.
Green Tray Set – Square balconniere trays – small 30cm, medium 35cm and large 40cm. A set of three trays for use in outdoor investigations or to pack away smaller items, like bug jars, notepads as well as hand tools.