Get started on the EarthBox adventure in your elementary classroom or add more earth boxes to curricular packages. Each kit includes: Container, Aeration Screen, 2 cubic feet of Potting Mix, 1 lb. Dolomite, 1 lb. Fertilizer, Fill Tube, 4 Casters, and 2 Mulch Covers.
This attractive, weather-resistant shed offers 31 1/2 cubic feet of storage for all of your outdoor learning materials! Features 3 permanently mounted extra-deep shelves and a tall vertical storage area for large items. A raised floor with entry lip keeps contents dry. Durable, double wall polyethylene construction lasts for years - maintenance free! Weight limit for each shelf is 50 lbs. Fully assembled (attach door handles).
3 years & up. Weaving strips in a variety of fabrics provide sensory experiences, fine motor development, and opportunities for patterning, color recognition, math and problem-solving skills. Set of 60. 1 1/2"W. Lengths vary from 30" to 60".
The natural beauty of cedar will enhance any outdoor environment! Smooth to the touch and delightfully fragrant, the character and design of these lovely stools will provide an inviting conversation area for adults and children alike. Note: this product is made from natural wood and may arrive with cracks or knots. This is not a defect in the product, but rather a natural process that should be expected and enhances the individual beauty of the stool. Sizes varies based on wood selection.
Designed as a self-study, this scale is intended to raise the quality of outdoor children?s environments and promote their use in teaching, research, and practice. Includes a user guide, the scale and scoring protocol, reliability and validity information, and a technical assistance manual for program improvement and planning. Addresses environments for children age 3-5 years. (Additional Scoring Protocols sold separately.)
4 years & up. Learn about photosynthesis, humidity, germination, root structures, condensation and more. Each complete kit includes seeds, 18 biodegradable germination bags and pots, 18 plant stakes, planting mixture, and a growing and experiment guide which includes garden layouts.
Recent research has drawn the link between children's brain development and time spent in the natural environment. Every child deserves a safe play to play, supportive adults to watch him grow, and an environment that offers them endless possibilities. In "Seasons of Play," Rusty Keeler takes readers on a photographic journey through real child care centers that have embraced his philosophy that natural play environments create new opportunities for children to explore and grow. This book… More »
A practical and inspiring book providing a wealth of ideas for using nature as an integral part of children's learning. Incorporating concepts from leading American Society of Landscape Architects members with beautiful color photographs, this book will help you put field-tested principles to work in your outdoor classroom. 52 pages.
3 years & up. This science kit enables children to explore the world around them in the classroom or outside. Use the GeoSafari® Jr. Aqua Magnifier to discover creatures in natural bodies of water. The GeoSafari® Jr. Jungle Crew Lab Set extends science-learning play from measuring and mixing to testing and discovering. The GeoSafari® Jr. BugOpticals opens the world in a new way. Spread the dragonfly wings and enjoy mixing colors and using the faceted lens to see from a bug's point… More »
Brighten up any outdoor play area with this heavy duty yet lightweight outdoor mat. The mat features bright colors, clear graphics, and abrasion resistant outdoor backing. Washable mat is for outdoor use only. Measures 9'10"L x 6'7"W.
3 years & up. Students compare the similarities and differences as they learn about the life cycle of these insects. Each book describes how they hatch, develop, and live in their environment. Paperbacks.
Steel frame holds one EarthBox (sold separately). Built-in caster sockets in each leg make the unit mobile when combined with casters from EarthBox Ready-to-Grow Base Kit. Not for use with EarthBox Staking System. Not recommended for growing tall or top-heavy crops.
5 years & up. Combine the artistic possibilities of sidewalk chalk with the added variety of paint-application methods to create amazing images. You have the freedom to mix colors and create blended colors in a multitude of shades, limited only by your imagination! Use the included brush and sponge roller to create interesting textures and effects. Set includes integrated painting tray, 3 colors of paint, brush, sponge roller, and sidewalk chalk. Made in the USA.