Sensory play is really beneficial for children. It helps to build nerve connections in the brain. It encourages the development of motor skills.
Sensory play is very important for a child’s learning development it includes any activity that stimulates a young child’s senses of touch, smell, taste, sight and hearing, as well as anything which engages movement and balance.
Our sensory room is accessible to all children within the nursery and provides them with a different environment to relax and explore, with different textures and lights. This room offers a range of equipment to stimulate children’s senses.
Our nursery Children are encouraged to listen to calming music, To explore the soft ball pool filled with coloured balls, They sit on the soft furry cushions/rug and explore various sensory resources within the room. We also hava a coloured-led cube and crocodile shaped wall activity board.
Our sensory room has a rota in place as the nursery gets busier during the day to ensure that all age ranges have access to this area.