Encourage immersive, exciting, imaginative outdoor play with our Forest School Den Kit
Offering every child an outdoor experience whatever the weather, this Forest School Den Kit was lovingly designed to capture creative imaginations, encourage resourcefulness and innovation, provide escape and sanctuary, and most of all supply hours and hours of simple fun. For boys and girls, for everywhere and for years to come- the gift of adventure.
This Den Kit was collated to faclitate a child-led Forest School curriculum; to complement classroom learning and develop children's thinking skills. Filled with real, robust tools and extra items for intrepid explorers, it's equally good for use at home or anywhere your adventures take you
Includes our wonderful handmade British ash mallet.
Green canvas bag: this sturdy haversack is made from cotton. It has a useful shoulder strap and backpack straps for easy carrying. Hand wash or machine wash at 30 degrees.
Camouflage tarpaulin: a tough polyethylene tarpaulin that is waterproof as well as rot resistant.
Green groundsheet: durable polyethylene groundsheet that is waterproof and rot resistant.
Mallet: a beautiful, unique and functional handmade wooden mallet fashioned from Shropshire coppiced ash.
Mug: our iconic enamel mug branded with the DenKitco logo.
Face paint tube of QMS face paint.: brown at one end, green at the other. Great for camouflaging yourself in the woods! Ingredients: cety stearyl alcohol, sodium lauryl sulphate, parrafin wax, colours: 77491/77492/77288/77499; light green no. 1, dark brown no. 2, methyl proply paraben.
Rope: 10 metres of strong, natural jute rope; made for The Den Kit Company in the UK.
Tent pegs: holdfast steel tent pegs; made for The Den Kit Company in the UK.
Tent peg bag: ensure you don’t lose your tent pegs by keeping them in this useful drawstring fair trade cotton tent peg bag!
Camouflage netting: everyone should own a piece of camo netting! Shake it out and drape over anything to create instant camouflage! Made from PU fabric.
Explorer compass: North, South, East or West? Every explorer needs to know where they are in the world and which way is home. This compass comes on a lanyard to keep close at hand
Insect Aspirator: Capture small insects for inspection and identification without causing them any harm with our insect aspirator. This clever device allows the user to harmlessly catch and contain insects by suction.
Instructions: a handy illustrated guide to erecting a simple den
Packed: H36 x W33 x D15cm, weight approx 3kg.
Camo netting: approx 3 x 1.4m; rope: approx 10m; groundsheet: approx 1.8 x 1.2m ; camouflage tarpaulin: approx 2.4 x 1.8m. Mallet: H20cm diameter approx 8cm (diameter varies as this is a handmade product) Mug: 8cm, Tent pegs: 18cm.