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Den Building with Crates Kit

Product Code: EY02875
Enhance creative and motor skills with this complete den building kit, perfect for early years.
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Technical Summary


Helping to Support Teaching and Learning

Enhancing Physical Development

Encourages physical development by improving motor skills and promoting teamwork as children manipulate and construct with large items.

Creative Material Use

Enhances children's problem-solving abilities by allowing them to explore various combinations and applications of materials, thereby stimulating flexible thinking.

Mathematical Exploration

Enhances children's mathematical understanding and spatial awareness by engaging them in setting up obstacle courses, promoting strategic planning.

Expressive Arts Support

Inspires children's creativity by offering a wide range of materials for building unique structures and scenarios, enhancing their expressive arts skills.

Comprehensive Kit Contents

Provides extensive resources for imaginative construction, including four large crates, four medium crates, twenty pegs, six channels, three connectors, eight ropes, and one tarpaulin.

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Den Building with Crates Kit

Enhance creative and motor skills with this complete den building kit, perfect for early years.


  • This kit encourages children to use their imaginations and develop key STEM skills with this open-ended den building kit. It supports Core EYFS learning goals, engaging children in collaborative tasks that enhance communication and planning skills.

  • Included in the kit are various sizes of crates, pegs, ropes, channels, connectors, and a tarpaulin, all conducive to building different and imaginative play structures. This enables children to explore construction concepts and express their creative visions, from simple dens to elaborate castles and hideaways.

  • By integrating problem-solving, teamwork, and artistic skills, the kit provides practitioners who are looking to enrich the learning environment in a practical and enjoyable way.

  • Colours may vary.

  • Contents may vary.

Supports the National Curriculum

EYFS, Physical Development

Collaborate with others to manage large items, such as moving resources in the construction area or building.

EYFS, Physical Development

Encourage children to use materials flexibly and combine them in different ways.

EYFS, Mathematics

Promotes with the setting up of obstacle courses, interesting pathways, and hiding places for play.

Technical Summary


    Product includes

  • 4 x large crates,4 x medium crates,20 x pegs,6 x channels,3 x connectors,8 x ropes,1 x tarpaulin

  • Material

  • Plastic

  • Age Range

  • Suitable for age 3 years and up