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New toys at Early Learning Centre

by Jessica - December 17th, 2013.
Filed under: Early Learning Centre, New Toys.
New toys at Early Learning Centre
HappyLand Funfair
HappyLand Funfair £30.00
Fantastic value HappyLand Ready to Play Funfair – packed full of fun activity for your toddler.With four fun rides, three vehicles and seven people, the HappyLand Ready to Play Funfair is fantastic value and great fun for your toddler. Quick facts:•HappyLand Ready to Play Funfair Set•3 rides: carousel, rocket, pirate ride•2 vehicles: Train, fun bus•7 people, including a clownGreat for your child's development:The HappyLand Ready to Play Funfair set is a great introduction to pretend play for your young child. Your toddler can enjoy moving the people around the fairground and putting them on the fun rides. As they grow, your young child can enjoy making the figures talk, drive and interact. Little hands will grow in strength and develop precision as they make the rides move, and move the vehicles and people around the HappyLand Ready to Play Funfair. As your toddler grows, pretend play helps your child begin understand the world around them, and encourages them to learn new words and express their experiences.ELC star quality:We love the HappyLand Ready To Play Funfair because it brings all the fun of the fair right into your toddler's hands! With three fun rides, three vehicles and seven people to play with, this set is really fantastic value. Driving the vehicles around and making the rides move is really good fun for your toddler. As your child grows and they enjoy imaginative play more and more, they can enjoy making up their own little funfair adventures. And the people and little vehicles are great for taking out and about with you.What you need to know:Pack contents: Musical Carousel, Pirate boat ride, Spinning rockets ride, Train, Bus, Clown, 2 Fairground workers, 4 children.Other toys and accessories available separately. Sounds: with 5 electronic sounds.Needs 2 x AA and 2 x AAA batteries. Playing tips:Friendly fairgroundLet's help the happy children try the carousel, the spinning rockets, or the kiddie train. Or they could give the pirate swing a go – but watch out for the candy floss and lolly …Playing togetherThe colourful clown and friendly fairground man can help the children enjoy their day, or join them on the rides. Let's see if we can get all the rides moving at the same time.Great for:Fairground fun every dayPrecision practice for little handsSetting up simple scenariosMoving the people aroundPlaying together or by yourselfMaking HappyLand EXTRA happy.
Primary Science Lab Set
Primary Science Lab Set £24.95
The Primary Science Lab Set is a great way to introduce your child to using scientific equipment sensibly to run a series of fun and fascinating experiments. Use common household items such as baking powder, food colouring and vinegar to make things bubble and brew whilst following clear, step-by-step and illustrated instructions. The cards are wipable, making them easy to keep clean after splashes and spills. This set will get your child thinking and problem-solving, and they'll learn about colours, insects, reactions and more.The tools and equipments are sizes so that they're easy for little fingers to grip and handle, and are great for practising being steady-handed. Following the instructions will prepare your child for bigger experiments at school later on, and help them get used to measuring things out accurately and adding ingredients in the right order at the right time.Suitable from 4 years. Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts.Set includes:-1 x Conical flask-1 x Measuring beaker-2 x Small test tubes-1 x Small test tube rack-1 x Large test tube-1 x Large test tube rack-1 x Goggles-1 x Funnel-1 x Tweezers-1 x Pipette-1 x Magnifying glass-10 x Activity cards
HappyLand London Bus Set
HappyLand London Bus Set £20.00
The HappyLand London Bus set is great for transporting your HappyLand figures to all their sporting events. Lift the top deck to access the lower deck, put the passengers on the upper deck, listen to fun bus sounds and get on and off the bus.Tickets please: Be the tour guide on a fun trip around London. Put the passengers on the top deck for the best views, but they might get rained on.Magical journeys:Drive over bridges, round roundabouts, through tunnels and wave to the Queen at Buckingham Palace. Take the bus on exciting tours – at home, in London or into space.Set includes the HappyLand bus with fun bus sounds, a bus stop sign to let the driver know where to pick up their passengers and 7 HappyLand characters.Great for:Driving around the roomPicking up and dropping off passengersEncouraging talking and learning new wordsAdding your own brrm and beep noisesGetting confident as you playDiscovering pretend playDeveloping strength and precision in little fingersEnjoying playing together.Suitable from 18 months. Requires 4 x AA batteries.
Light and Sound Drum
Light and Sound Drum £14.00
Your baby will love discovering the different noises they can make with the Lights and Sounds Drum. The three different playing modes include four demo tunes, three silly sounds, and a free-play mode where your baby can pat the drum to hear drum beats. When the drum is rolled along your baby is rewarded with more lights and sounds – great for getting your baby moving.Banging the Lights and Sounds Drum helps develop your baby's strength and coordination. The lights and sounds that come on when the drum is rolled encourage your baby to crawl or walk, and the fun sounds and changing lights stimulate their senses and encourage them to look, listen and touch. Playing with the drum alongside your baby is also a great way to introduce them to rhythm.Quick facts:-Drum with music, sounds and colourful lights-4 tunes, 3 silly sounds-Pat the drum for drum-beats-Lights and sounds activate when drum is rolled-Encourages crawling and walking-Stimulates the senses-Teaches cause and effect-Great for physcal development and hand-to-eye coordination.Requires 2 x AA batteries.
Peppa Pig Snakes and Ladders
Peppa Pig Snakes and Ladders £9.99
A giant game of Peppa Pig Snakes and Ladders with giant counters and dice.Peppa Pig Giant Snakes and Ladders Game is bright, colourful and decorated with all your favourite Peppa Pig characters. The giant playing mat, four giant playing counters and giant coloured foam dice are all over-sized, to make playtime even more fun and exciting for young children who love Peppa Pig and all her friends. Peppa Pig Giant Snakes & Ladders is suitable for 2 – 4 players aged 3 and above.Quick facts:•A giant game of Peppa Pig Snakes & Ladders•The playing mat, playing counters and foam dice are all over-sized (giant)•The playing mat features images of Peppa Pig and all her friends and family•Suitable for 2 – 4 players•Suitable for children aged 3 and aboveGreat for your child's development:Peppa Pig Giant Snakes and Ladders is great for helping children learn about numbers and how to count up and down. The giant playing mat helps children know what numbers they are looking for, and the giant foam dice is easy to read and play with. The size of the game helps immensely because it can be played with both on the floor or a work surface.What you need to know:The giant puzzle mat measures 80 x 80 cm (approx.) and can be folded and unfolded easily when playing or storing away. The giant playing counters, each have a pre-laid character sticker on the top of the counter and are all coloured different. The giant foam dice is extremely durable and clearly displays the dice numbers.Pack contents: 1 giant playing mat, 4 giant playing counters, 1 giant foam dice.Size: Length 27cm x Width 18cm x Depth 6cm. Self-assembly: The giant playing mat can be easily assembled by removing it from the packaging and laying it out on a flat surface. The four playing counters already have the character stickers stuck on the top so no assembly is required.Safety warnings: Not suitable for children under 36 months fo age due to small parts. Choking hazard. Please keep the box for future reference.Brand information:Peppa Pig is a hugely successful, BAFTA award winning, animated series for girls and boys aged 2-6.Peppa is a loveable, but slightly bossy little pig who lives with Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig and her little brother George. The series has charmed children and their parents with its warmth, humour, familiarity and simplicity as it follows the family going about their everyday lives. Peppa likes playing with her friends, going to school, learning ballet, visiting Granny and Grandpa Pig & looking after George, but most of all she loves jumping in muddy puddles.
Cup Cake My First Doll - Jack
Cup Cake My First Doll - Jack £9.00
Perfect for little hands to hold, the Cup Cake My First Doll Jack is soft, squidgy and cuddly. He has lifelike eyes and a pretty face, with adorable clothing that can be taken on and off. Finished with a classic design, this lovely doll is sure to be loved by your little one, for many years to come.Quick Facts:Clothes to take off and put onPerfect size to carry aroundSoft body to cuddleLifelike features30cm doll.
Big City Rescue Vehicles Playset
Big City Rescue Vehicles Playset £7.50
Piece together the play mat to reveal Big City's emergency centres. Gather your vehicles to make a dynamic team of professionals.When emergency strikes, it's up to you to get to the scene on time. Pretend to communicate via radio to alert everyone, and make plenty of sound effects. Rush the ambulance to the car crash and take the casualties to hospital, and call the pick-up truck to tow the broken cars away. Speed the fire engine to the burning building to put it out, and create high-speed police chases with the police car to stop a speeding driver.Includes a 12 piece play mat and 4 wooden vehicles.Quick facts:-12-piece cardboard play mat scene (needs assembling)-Includes wooden ambulance, police car, tow truck and fire engine-Free moving wheels for roll-along fun-Great for imaginative play-Great fun with friends- helps development of social and communication skills.Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts.
Magnetic Fishing Game
Magnetic Fishing Game £6.00
Enjoy fishing for nine creatures with two magnetic rods.Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts
Blossom Farm Wooly Lamb Chime
Blossom Farm Wooly Lamb Chime £5.00
This beautifully soft Blossom Farm chime will captivate your little one. Helping to develop hand-to-eye coordination, moving the lamb rewards your baby with gentle chiming sounds, encouraging them to reach out and grab it or bat at it. The lamb chime includes a clip, allowing you to attah it to pushchairs and car seats for on-the-go entertainment. It's also machine washable for your convenience, making it easy to keep the chime clean and fresh.Suitable from birth.Quick facts:-Soft animal toy with clip-Chimes when moved-Can clip onto pushahchairs and car seats-Machine washable