Tactile Shells

Type: Sensory

Tactile Shells for Sensory Play

These tactile sea shells are made from 100% Fibre Particulate Composite (FPC) which is an agricultural waste product.

The tactile Shells have 6 different tactile surfaces and come in 3 sizes which offers children a multitude of sensory sensory learning experiences.

Children can use these shells to engage three of their five senses though sight, sound and touch. 

These tactile shells would be perfectly paired with our sensory cotton sand in any of their vibrant blue, green, pink or orange or our natural cotton sand for a more traditional play provocation.


  • STEAM - It links mathematics and art. It will stimulate children’s imagination and creative thinking skills.
  • Sensory - children can use their hands to feel the tactile surface of the shells. They can compare and contrast the textures and try and match similar shells.
  • STEM: teach early number concepts, such us sorting, matching, comparing, sequencing, patterning, and counting.

  • 36 pieces in set 
  • 6 different surfaces 
  • 3 sizes of shell
  • calico bag
  • made from 100%  Fibre Particulate Composite (FPC)
  • suitable for children 18months +