Do you want your child to form a connection with nature? Do you want to teach your child how to love nature through play? If you answered yes to any of these questions then this blog post is for you! Here at Capikooa we have a passion for all things natural, so we’ve come up with 5 nature inspired play ideas that use natural materials! These activities will get their imagination at play as they promote creativity, fine motor skills, and a connection to the environment.
A curvy balance board is an open ended Waldorf inspired toy. It is for all ages and can be used in endless ways.
We love the question: what is a curvy balance board? Because a curvy balance board can be whatever you want it to be! That’s right, instead of being powered by batteries, this toy is powered by your children’s imagination! Our Capikooa curvy wooden balance board is a toy that is designed with no rules or instructions, children are free to use their imagination when playing with a Capikooa balance board. Open-ended play allows children to be curious, explore, and create, all whilst learning. Our balance boards are inspired by Waldorf and Montessori principles.
Why is Imagination At Play Important For Child Development?
Here’s ways that imagination at play can help with your child’s development!
Do your kids have the kind of crazy imagination that ends up transporting them to a whole new world in their head? Suddenly their wardrobe becomes a portal to another dimension and their blankets become a superhero cape! If this sounds like your child then their active imagination is benefiting them in ways you may not know. If you’d like to know why getting your kid’s imagination at play is a vital step in their development, then keep reading as we list these key important benefits.