Why Messy Me?

Children learn through play and sometimes play is meant to be messy!

Kids love to get messy – it comes with the territory as they explore their natural curiosity about the world around them. Sensory play enhances learning opportunities offering a variety of experiences and endless possibilities for play.

Messy play engages all their senses as they discover and explore and allows their creative thinking to flourish.

Messy play engages all their senses as they discover and explore and allows their creative thinking to flourish.

  • Messy play helps your child Develop:

    • Confidence
    • Identity
    • Decision making skills
    • Imagination
    • Creativity
    • Understanding of textures
    • Lovely descriptive words like squishy, crinkley, slimey, bobbley and gooey!

Other Resources

Recently there have been several articles written on the benefits of messy play.

And besides all the benefits it’s just plain good fun!

There is no right or wrong way to messy play – its about exploring, experimenting, creating and discovering.