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New toys at Early Learning Centre

by Jessica - March 1st, 2013.
Filed under: Early Learning Centre, New Toys.
Early Learning Centre just added these super new toys
Plum Single Wooden Swing Set
Plum Single Wooden Swing Set £109.99
The classic wooden single swing set for timeless outdoor play in the garden. This swingset from Plum uses soft feel ropes and heavy duty blow moulded seat for extra strength. The natural qualities of the timber will blend into any garden design whether modern or traditional.The premium FSC certified timber ensures this play set is extremely strong and the frame also has wooden cross braces for extra stability. Parents can therefore have peace of mind that their children are riding a high quality garden swing set, with safety standards at the centre of its design. With a 5 year manufacturer's warranty against wood rot and insect damage.Supplied flat packed with easy assembly instructions. Easy to assemble in approximately 1 hour with 2 adults. All hardware supplied for installation including ground anchors for concreting into the ground.Maximum user weight: 50kg. Please allow a 2m safety perimeter. Assembled size: L1.48 x W1.62 x H2.03mAdult supervision recommended at all times. Not suitable for children under 36 months - fall hazard.For domestic use only.
Miele Petit Gourmet Grill Kitchen
Miele Petit Gourmet Grill Kitchen £64.99
Inspire your child to be the next great chef with the new Miele Petit Gourmet kitchen with grill and deep fryer. The two-sided kitchen which stands over 3 feet tall includes an oven, sink, dishwasher and features realistic cooking sounds.The highlights are the grill and the deep fryer including accessories with which your little chef will love making their delicious meal perfect.Great for imaginative and social play, children will delight in cooking up delicious feasts for family and friends on this beautiful kitchen. Complete with 29 accessories, including play food, barbecue skewer, plates, cups, pots, cutlery so playing never gets boring.Requires 2 x AA batteries.
VTech Gadget the Robot
VTech Gadget the Robot £39.99
VTech Gadget the Robot is a cool robot friend featuring moving eyes, ears and arms, 30 computer chips and an LCD screen which recognises 30 learning tokens. He teaches, letters, numbers, objects, music and more. Gadget the Robot's body spins around and his ears, eyes, arms and eyebrows move. He also includes a sound sensor which reacts to clapping.Includes 26 letters/object tokens and 4 funny tokens.Requires 4 x AA batteries (included)Battery requirements: 4 x C Batteries
Wooden Activity Cube
Wooden Activity Cube £35.00
Your toddler will love exploring all the different features of this activity cube with their little hands. This wooden activity cube includes five different activities on the top and four sides: a spinning learning frame, a clock with movable clock hands, a wipe-clean chalkboard, a wooden xylophone and a bead maze. Your little one can learn about colours and shapes, numbers and counting, the names of different objects and telling the time, and music too! Handling the bead maze helps strengthen little fingers and promotes hand-to-eye coordination, and the number flip board side will get them thinking and counting. They can also explore their creative side and use the chalkboard to write, scribble and sketch.As your child grows they'll discover more and more ways to play with the cube. It's also a great toy for playing with others as there's plenty of room. When it's time to put it away, the bead maze lifts up as a panel and can be stored inside the cube to take up less space.Spin, slide and exploreTurn the cogs, slide up the zig zag, spin the shapes, and more! Your toddler will love exploring the big block with their little hands.Grow and discoverYour toddler can sit or stand to weave the chunky beads around the frame. As they grow and move more they'll discover more ways to play.Playing and talkingTalking about colours and shapes as your toddler plays is great for encouraging talking.Great for5-in-1 fun: so much for little hands to exploreBuilding strength in little handsScribbling on the chalkboardLasting as your child growsPlaying with friends: there's lots of room.
Wooden Activity Blocks
Wooden Activity Blocks £15.00
There is plenty to discover with these varied wooden activity blocks. Including all kinds of stackable shapes, the blocks also have different features for your baby to discover and explore. The triangle blocks are ridged for a different texture, some of the blocks have cute animal characters and faces, and some feature rattling beads or a jingly bell. Your child will love rolling the cylinders, placing them inside the arch blocks, shaking the bead and bell blocks and stacking them all up as high as possible. Help them learn about colours as they develop their fine motor skills and hand-to-eye coordination through playing with these blocks.Stacking upLet's pile up the blocks into a tower, then knock them down. We can roll the cylinders along, stack up buildings and explore the different shapes.DiscoverLet's shake a block to make it jangle, watch beads jiggle when we wave a block around and peer into the mirror to see a gorgeous face.Great for:Young hands to explore and enjoyDiscovering shapes, colours and animalsEncouraging talking and learning wordsRolling, stacking and topplingShaking the rattles along to music.
Wooden Post Box
Wooden Post Box £15.00
Let's play at posting colourful letters at the teddy bear post box.Posting Fun:Let's pick a colour and post the letter into the box- what a satisfying clunk. Then empty it out and post again.Playing Postman:Let's play postie and deliver letters to Mum and Dad, and our favourite toys. Then we can post them back into the post box to deliver again. We can even scribble our own postcards or letters to post.Includes wooden post box with 5 wooden letters. Great for:Talking about coloursPlaying postie around the roomCollecting mail and delivering itMaking your own letters to post.
Farm Sounds Lift Out Puzzle
Farm Sounds Lift Out Puzzle £12.00
Let's learn about animals together: find the correct shaped slots that fit the right animals, and hear the animals bark, baa, bray, cluck or moo when placed in the puzzle. Great for helping your child learn about their world, they can discover farm animals and the different sounds they make as you teach them about the names of these animals. The pieces have easy-to-handle lifting knobs that help strengthen little fingers and improve fine motor skills, and playing with the puzzle helps develop hand-to-eye coordination and problem-solving skills. Get your little one talking about the animals to encourage conversation skills too.Quick facts:-5 piece wooden puzzle with sheep, chicken, cow, donkey and dog-Puzzle board makes animal sounds when correct shape is inserted-Great for strengthening hands and coordination.
Wooden Pop Up Surprise
Wooden Pop Up Surprise £10.00
Help the teddy, bunny and kitty character pegs find their homes, and push them into the right holes. Once you push them down, let go and... 'boing'! They pop back up again. Can you manage to make all three pop up at the same time?The wooden pop up toy helps your little one learn and match up colours as well as different animals. Give the cat, bear and rabbit names and personalities for plenty of imaginative play, and make up stories about them. Your child can learn about animal noises too, and swap the pegs around so that the animals can visit each other's 'homes' in the pop up box.Includes pop up springy base with 3 characters.Great for:Enjoying springy surprises: pop!Playing together for giggles and funDiscovering cause and effectLittle hands to press down and releaseMatching the animals and learning new wordsTalking about colours
Decorate Your Own Tiara And Wand
Decorate Your Own Tiara And Wand £5.00
Make your own unique tiara and wand, the ideal accessories to make dressing up extra special.Includes foam tiara, 4 heart shaped foam pieces, 4 colour strips, 4 gem stones, foam board strip, 2 star shaped foam pieces, set of decorative items (glitter, sequins, fabric shapes), glue and instructions.Warning: Not suitable for children under 36 months.Battery requirements: Not required