2018 Teach Early Years Awards
4* Winner - SEND category
These ultra-strong illuminated hollow plastic forms are aesthetically pleasing objects and can be placed around the room or used in a sensory den to provide background lighting. Providing a mood-inducing light they come in different shapes: pebble, pyramid, egg, ball, cube and table.
Using the remote control you can choose one of 16 different colours or set to fade smoothly through the entire spectrum of shades from a cool ultra-violet to a warm red. Their appearance is mesmeric and the colour spreads evenly throughout the whole shape.
Charging is via the safe low voltage 5V DC unit supplied. With an 8-hour charge cycle they can be used inside or out, providing an average of 5-10 hours of light (depending on program setting) and have an A+ energy rating. The units are water resistant rated IP65 and are load tested up to 80Kg. Includes information sheet in 4 languages.
Supports the following areas of learning:
• Personal Development - sensory
• Understanding the World - light & colour
• Personal Development - collaborative play
• Enabling Environment - practical resources
What the TEY Award testers said:
“The children loved the ball – they all wanted to look at it, roll it and lay on it. The practitioners were fascinated too, and felt it offered good value for money.”
Size: 400mm dia.
Age: Suitable for use with children under adult supervision.