Sensory play areas

sensory play


Sensory play includes outdoor musical instruments and a range of visual and tactile experiences such as living willow structures and timber walls.

The sensory play area at Ditchingham Primary School

includes this log circle, enclosing outdoor musical instruments.  The circle gives opportunities for both teaching sessions and informal play.  Children can run, see, feel and listen in this natural and attractive space.


Outdoor Musical Instruments

Outdoor Musical instruments will enhance your play area. Our range of instruments will allow children to learn and to gain confidence.  Outdoor musical play helps children to develop all their abilities.


percussion play                                           eco musical instruments














Click on the pictures to find out more about the ranges available.

Musical Play Panels


Any of these musical play panels can be made in a size and colour to suit your site.  The standard sizes are 800mm x 595mm and 800 x 820mm.

These panels are suitable for children from the age of 2.


musical play


hardwood xylophone musical play panel


This xylophone has eight musically tuned hardwood notes.  The two beaters are attached with stainless steel cords.








musical play


hand chimes play panel


The hand chimes panel does not need separate beaters.  Instead it has hanging HDPE cams that children can tap, push or flick towards the chimes to make a great sound.







musical play


bongo drums play panel


A panel with three sizes of bongo drums to make different sounds