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New toys at Early Learning Centre

by Jessica - December 18th, 2013.
Filed under: Early Learning Centre, New Toys.
New toys at Early Learning Centre
Tonka Town Fire Engine
Tonka Town Fire Engine £19.99
There's a fire in Tonka Town! Press down on the vehicle to activate the headlights and hear the engine, get Thomas- Tonka Town's fire fighter- to jump into the fire engine and press down again to hear the siren and activate the flashing blue lights. Speed through town to the scene of the emergency, and take the fireman's hose out of the storage compartment at the top of the vehicle. Attach it to the side of the fire truck as fast as you can and start putting out the flames! For emergencies higher up, help Thomas climb the ladder to get to the roof of the fire engine, and step onto the boom arm to raise him into the air.Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts.Quick facts:-Interactive lights and sounds fire engine with fire fighter-Pushing the fire truck down activates lights and sounds-Different lights and sounds activated when the fire fighter is placed in the truck-Extendable, movable boom arm-Detachable ladder and hose pipe-Great for imaginative playIncludes 1 x fire engine, 1 x ladder, 1 x hose and Thomas the fireman
Pots and Pans
Pots and Pans £10.00
A colourful selection of four pots and pans for all kinds of fun play cooking. Great for using with one of our play kitchens or for cooking in an imaginary kitchen as you boil, simmer, saute and stir fry as you pretend to be a top chef. The set includes 2 saucepans with lids, a frying pan and a wok.Warning! Not suitable for children under 36 months
Mothercare Brights Elephant Soft Toy
Mothercare Brights Elephant Soft Toy £8.00
Want to Know More?The cuddly Elephant is a colourful and cute way to introduce your little one to different fabrics and textures. You baby can enjoy the different textures on Elephant's feet and it will also help them to develop their hand-eye coordination, while the the legs and ears are perfect for little hands to hold. Elephant is made from a soft plush and loves to be cuddled and he is sure to become a favourite friend for your little one.Our cuddly elephant features soft tactile patches on his feet for baby to explore.Machine washable, so it's easy to keep clean and fresh.Suitable from birth.
Kitchen Utensils
Kitchen Utensils £6.00
This set of eight colourful kitchen utensils are a great addition to any play kitchen. The set includes a masher, 2 ladles, a spatula, a cleaver, a whisk, a knife and a slotted spoon, all stored on a handy rotating rack.
Squawk Talk Game
Squawk Talk Game £4.00
The ELC Squawk Talk is an action packed game which will teach your child about the noises and actions different animals make.There are three ways to play this game; the first one is called Squawk Talk Scramble. In this game, all the cards are placed face down on a table and the cards get turned over one by one. The first player to make the sound or action of the animal named on the card wins that card. The winner is the first player to collect five cards.The second way to play the game is called Squawk Talk Action Stations and is suitable for three or more players. Each player is dealt seven cards and they should be placed in a pile face down in front of them, they must not look at the cards or show them to any other player, then place the unused cards in a central pile. The youngest player goes first and looks at their top card, then they make the noise or perform the action shown. The first of the other players to name the animal wins the card, however, if nobody can guess the animal, the card is exchanged for one on the unused pile and then the new sound or action has to be performed.The third game is called Squawk Talk Together and has been designed for younger children who unable to read. It is super easy to play, an adult must hold a card up and talk about the animal, then ask what the children think the animal would say or do. Then all of the players can make the noises or perform the actions together as a co-operative game.Quick Facts:Three ways to playGreat for developing problem solving skillsLearn about animals and their actions
4 x 150g Soft Stuff Doh Tubs - Standard Colours
4 x 150g Soft Stuff Doh Tubs - Standard Colours £4.00
Little ones will love squishing, squashing, cutting and modelling these four different coloured Soft Stuff dough. Soft stuff is suitable from 18 months and each colour comes in its own 150g storage tub.
The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas By Dougie Poynter & Tom fletcher
The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas By Dougie Poynter & Tom fletcher £3.49
Written by Dougie Poynter and Tom Fletcher from McFly, The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas is a fun and festive story book about a boy called Danny who receives a very hungry dinosaur for Christmas.The dinosaur eats all of Christmas, until there is nothing left and as we all know, what goes in must comes out...This humorous book is perfect for children of all ages, it is sure to make them laugh every time they read it.Quick Facts:Written by Dougie Poynter and Tom Fletcher from McFlyFunny story that will make children of all ages laugh and giggle
Design and Dress Fairies
Design and Dress Fairies £3.00
Perfect for encouraging creativity and imaginative skills, your little one will enjoy designing and dressing these four pretty fairies. The set comes with pre-cut foam pieces and a tub of craft PVA glue, ensuring that your child can make them easily. A fun activity to share with friends or great for playing independently. Quick Facts:Easy to makePre-cut foam piecesEncourages creativity and imaginationIncludes one tube of craft PVA glueCreate and dress the four fairiesGreat activity for children's parties.Suitable for children over 36 months