Our wooden tongs are made from sustainable cherry wood and are an essential item for your sensory basket. The size of these tongs allow them to grow with your little one aiding hand eye coordination to fine motor skills. The pincer grip when holding them can also help your little ones for when they move on to pencils and colouring pencils. They can be used to pick up a variety of substances of different sizes and textures. Even something such as moving one item from one location to another can entertain a little one. Watch them explore, give them the tools and watch them learn!
Why this item is ecologically sound.
These tongs are made from 100% cherry wood which is from a sustainable resource.
Health and safety
As a caregiver we obviously ensure that your child needs to be safe and hence all play with these sensory basket needs to be supervised at all times as these objects are not toys (unless purchased from the sensory toy section). Again caregivers need to take care with babies putting things in their mouths, whilst babies explore a lot of things through taste in their mouths caregivers take the responsibility of this and you know what you would be happy for your child to experience. Hollyandjoe.co.uk will not take any responsibility for children putting things into their mouths which are not suitable and also that you need to supervise your children with their play and discoveries in these baskets.
Ensure you check items regularly to ensure that they are safe and clean.
Please note some of the items in these baskets are natural items and therefore can vary slightly in size, shape and colour. Any little one enjoying these baskets should be supervised by an adult at all times, it is the responsibility of the caregiver to determine which items are suitable and age appropriate.
We advise that you check the contents of the basket regularly for signs of wear and damage and also clean the items as necessary.