Loose Parts Play Resources
Loose parts play resources are open ended and can be made of any material, natural, synthetic or even better - a combination. Loose parts can be found natural materials from a garden or they can be repurposed.
Repurposed items can be given second and third lives, such as boxes: milk bottle tops, lids. Loose parts can be the more traditional resources found in a learning environment. Craft materials such as pom poms, match sticks, paddle pop sticks are also fantastic loose parts.
Why are loose parts a fantastic addition to your early learning environment?
Loose parts play resources will provide children with countless opportunities to create, design and learn. Children will be able to drive their own learning though the open ended elements you provide. Examples of our loose parts are: pebbles, branches, leaves, tree slices, tree cookies, seed pods, pine cones, gum nuts, pom-poms ...