What is a small world? Well I think of it as an extension of pretend play with miniatures. Ideal for lots of speech and language goals and fun for parents and children alike.

Ideas and Shopping Tips

  1. Farm – Set up your farm theme with a patch of artificial grass, stones, tractor and a tub of ‘water’.


2. Beach / Ocean – A small tub of water with shells, fish, a net and a scoop.


3. Ambulance / Hospital


4. Bug Hunt – magnifying glass, insects, collecting jar.


5. Dolls House / TreeHouse / Castle

Dolls furniture

6.  Pirates

7. Rubbish Truck

8.  Camping

9. Construction Site

10. Kids Playground / Park