The bell gum pods are a natural item that make a wonderful educational resource, allowing young children in their early years to explore shape, texture and size. Perfectly sized for Heuristic or small world play, these pods open discussion on our natural world. Try using this natural resource for counting and sorting, as well as in craft activities.
With a bit of imagination, these lovely little natural seed pods can turn into little cups for fairies / hobbits or little people or tiny flower pots in a small world garden! An intriguing ‘hole’ in them means that little minds can find a use for them – filling them up, putting them on top of their fingers…. the list goes on!
Supervision of younger children is advised when playing with this item. Box containing 30 bell gum Approx. sizes 4cm long by 3cm diameter