Weather happens all around us, but have you ever wondered how it works?
How does the wind blow?
Why isn’t rain salty?
How do we feel heat?
Discover the answers to these questions and more by delving into five amazing weather systems. Brimming with fascinating facts, this book is the perfect introduction to rain, thunder and lightning, sunshine, wind and snow.
Tree (Seasons Come, Seasons Go) by Patricia Hegarty
Explore the beauty of the changing seasons in this timeless peek-through book with beautiful artwork from Britta Teckentrup and accompanying rhyming text. Following the life-cycle of a tree through spring, summer, autumn and winter, children will easily learn to recognise the signs of the seasons with this simple yet striking picture book.
Chloe Cloud & David Drizzledrop Book Bundle by Elayne Heaney (Paperback)
Welcome to Weatherville- Where the weather lives!
A world of wonderfully weather characters and their weather adventures. Meet both David Drizzledrop and Chloe Cloud . Explore the magic of the Water Cycle with David Drizzledrop and learn all about the fluffy clouds above with Chloe her friends.
Weather Stones by Yellow Door Education
We all like to talk about the weather, and these engaging and tactile weather symbols will help with just that! They can be used in numerous ways including to record the weather, make a forecast, sort by the different conditions, press in playdough or create stories alongside other props. Made from a unique stone mix, the symbols can be used outside, whatever the weather! The set includes ten stones engraved and painted with the following icons: dark cloud, light cloud, hail, rain, rainbow, snow, sun, sunny intervals, thunderstorm, and wind. Each stone measures between 40–55mm high. Safe for age 2+.
Wooden Seasons Jigsaw Puzzle by Alphabet Jigsaws
This stunning handcrafted wooden jigsaw puzzle of the Four Seasons is a wonderful introduction to the world of science and nature for young children. See the beautiful tree change as the seasons progress and the weather also changes. Hand painted in vibrant colours, separate pieces represent different elements of nature, from rainbows and sunshine, to snow and autumn leaves.
Children will need dexterity and logic to assemble this wooden puzzle that is both educational and fun. This Seasons wooden jigsaw puzzle comes beautifully packaged in a cardboard presentation box and includes a drawstring cotton bag for storage after play.
Weather Dress Up by Plan Toys
This colourful wooden puzzle set lets children dress the figures in different clothing for different seasons. Young children will laugh and tell stories as they they put the wrong clothes for each season and they’ll enjoy putting it all together in the right order. On the reverse, there are 4 stencils to play with too so you can create pictures with a seasonal theme. Check out the images to see the reverse side.
Plan Toys lead the way in green, safe and ethical toy making. The wood used in this toy is from exhausted rubber plantations and the e-zero glue has been specially developed by Plan Toys as a safe and eco friendly alternative.
Recommended 2 years +
Sensory Play: Visual and cognition. Schematic Play: This toy is suited to children displaying the connecting and positioning schemas.
Rainmaker by Tender Leaf Toys
Listen to the sound of the rain with these tumbling beads! This Rainmaker is an interesting way for children to learn about the weather and encourages them to explore making sounds.