Sensory Stones Forest Play, is a magical set of tactile stones that invite young explorers to embark on a sensory adventure through the enchanting wonders of the forest. Children will enjoy inventing stories using these nature-inspired stones - leaves, log slices, and pine cones. The engaging stones will inspire play and promote creativity, immersing children into imaginary language-rich woodland worlds. Each sensory stone is engraved on one side and smooth on the other to encourage open-ended small world play. The Sensory Stones 18 piece set feature 6 each of log slices, leaves and pinecones. From the rugged texture of tree rings to the delicate imprints of leaves and pinecones, these stones capture the essence of nature's treasures. Children can use them to press into clay, creating realistic textures and designs that mirror the forest's enchanting beauty. The Sensory Stones Forest Play can also be used for rubbings, allowing children to transfer the intricate patterns onto paper. By simply placing a piece of paper over the stones and rubbing with a crayon or pencil, young artists can reveal the intricate details of each stone, creating stunning nature-inspired artworks. These stones are carefully designed to provide a sensory experience that engages touch, sight, and creativity. The stones serve as a tool for storytelling, encouraging children to imagine and explore the wonders of the forest while honing their fine motor skills. The Sensory Stones Forest Play set is a valuable tool for early childhood classrooms, preschools, daycares and the home environment. They can be cleaned with a mild soap and water mixture and a soft, damp cloth. It is recommended for children ages 2 yrs. +.