Shop Kids Sand and Water Tables - Ideal for Playtime Fun
Water play is a favourite pastime for many children, and sand and water tables provide the perfect opportunity for them to engage in this fun activity while also promoting their development. These water table comes in a variety of types and designs, including the sandbox water table, outdoor water play table, and more. In this article, we will explore the benefits of sand and water tables and the different types available, including sand castle and water table in Australia.
Benefits of Sand and Water Tables
Sand and water tables provide numerous benefits for children, including:
Development of Fine Motor Skills
Children can develop their fine motor skills through activities at home such as pouring, scooping, and moulding sand and water.
Stimulates Sensory Perception
Children can explore the different textures, colours, and temperatures of sand and water, stimulating their senses and enhancing their understanding of the world around them.
Sand and water tables provide an easy open-ended play environment where children and family can have creative play and use their imagination and creativity to build sandcastles, create waterfalls, and more.
Safe and Controlled Environment
Sand and water tables are designed with quality and kids safety in mind, featuring rounded edges and smooth, durable non-slip surfaces. This provides a controlled environment where children can play safely and parents can easily supervise their child during playtime.
Types of Sand and Water Tables
There are numerous types of sand and water tables available, including:
Sandbox Water Table
The sandbox water table features a compartment for sand and toys for easy backyard water play, with a lid that can be closed to keep the toys and sand dry when not in use.
Outdoor Water Play Table
The outdoor water play table set is perfect for children to engage in many hours a day, of fun water play in the house, garden, backyard, beach or yard during summer, with features like sprayers, fountains, and more to add on.
Water Activity Table
The water activity table and set features multiple compartments for water play, with room for various accessories and the set features various items for kids to buy and add like boats, fishing nets, toys and more for great fun in their own backyard.
Plastic and Wooden Sand Table
The plastic and wooden sand table provides a designated area for toddlers and children to play with sand, with various fun accessories like shovels, rakes, and sand moulds
Invest in a Sand and Water Table for Your Child's Fun and Educational Water Play
Sand and water tables provide an excellent opportunity for children to engage in sensory play and develop fine motor skills. Whether you're looking for a sandbox water table, an outdoor sand and water play table, or any other type, these tables offer a safe and controlled environment for your child to play and learn. Shop online at Kids Mega Mart for Australia-wide delivery and give your child the gift of endless fun and imagination.
FAQs about Sand and Water Tables
What is a sand and water table?
A kids sand box and water table set is an educational toy set designed to foster developmental play in kids. They usually consist of a large open top table with four legs and some form of a basin that can be filled with either sand or water (or both).
What are the benefits of sand and water tables?
A sand water table provides an easy and engaging environment for children to explore and learn. They promote sensory play, imagination and creativity development, and hand-eye coordination improvement. Playing with sand water table can also help children learn about science and nature, and promote social skills development through cooperative play.
What materials are sand and water table made from?
A water play table for kids may be made from a variety of materials including plastic, metal, wood, or reinforced fiberglass.
What are some activities that can be done with a sand and water table?
Sand water table activities for kids can include pouring and scooping sand and/or water, building structures out of the materials, playing with mouldable figures or other table accessories, and making sensory art projects.
What safety tips should be kept in mind when using a water play table?
It’s important to ensure that no small objects are put into the sand or water and that the area is supervised at all times. To avoid any further contact and potential illness, it’s important to make sure the materials used in the sand and/or water are clean and non-toxic.
What techniques are best for cleaning sand and water tables?
Cleaning sand and water tables can be done at home quickly and easily by simply draining the contents and refilling with just water. This should be done every day or after each use to prevent any build up of bacteria.
Are sand and water table suitable for outside play?
While some kids sand and water table may be suitable for outside play on hot summer days, it’s best to check with the store of product manufacturer before allowing outside use.
Is there a suggested age range for sand and water tables?
The recommended age range for sand and water table is for kids ages 3 – 7. Younger children playing may require more supervision and guidance during playtime.
Do sand and water tables require assembly?
Yes, most sand and water tables will require some assembly and many come with detailed instructions for doing so.
What is the size of a sandpit and water table?
Sand and water tables may vary in size, but are typically around 2 feet (length) x 1 foot (width).
What features should I look for in a sand and water table?
When choosing to buy a sand and water table, look for one that is sturdy, easy to clean, and has a secure lid to keep out debris and pests. Some tables also come with great additional features, such as built-in toys, tools and accessories, to add and enhance playtime.
Are sand and water tables safe for children?
Sand and water tables can be safe for children if proper precautions are taken, such as ensuring the sand and water table is not too big or deep and using clean sand. Children should always be supervised while playing with a sand and water table, and the sand water table should be emptied and cleaned regularly and when not in use.