Mini Explorers

What if a fun beach day could be combined with learning something new?

Beach Kits consists out of a collection of six different kits for children to take to the beach. Each kit has its own activity and items that go along with the activity. Within this activity there is an element where they learn something either about the beach (their environment) or the activity itself.

 

Shell Collecting | Backpack with shell illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: brush to clean shells, sieve, net, shovel & shell collection box. Info in booklet: where to find shells, which shells you can find, how to clean shells & checking list for collection. Example of booklet

Marble Track | Backpack with marble illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: marbles, bridges, tunnels, curves, stairs & shovel. Info in booklet: examples of tracks, how to use tools, decorating the track & place to put pictures of made tracks.

Sand Castle | Backpack with sand castle illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: shovel, shaped buckets, flags, people & rake. Info in booklet: examples of sand castles, what you can find on the beach to decorate castle, how to use the tools & place to put pictures of made sand castles.

Beach Sports | Backpack with beach volleyball illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: beach ball, flags, net, bats & small ball. Info in booklet: simple explanations (how to put up playing field & rules) of beach sports that you can do with available tools (e.g. beach soccer, beach volleyball) & scoring sheets.

Shrimp Fishing | Backpack with fishing rod illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: small fishing rod, fishing net, bucket & 'bucket' to keep fish/shrimp. Info in booklet: where to find fish/shrimp, which fish/shrimp you can find & how to keep fish/shrimp (how to take care of it).

Kite Making | Backpack with kite illustration, in the backpack are tools and a booklet. Tools: materials to make the kite. Info in booklet: how to make the kite & how to fly the kite.

 

Net made by me, photo of girl found on UOL. Backpacks made by me, photo of family found on Kohlase. Shovel made by me, photo of girl found on Bethesda Locavore. Sieve made by me, photo of girl found on Wiki Media.

DATE

June 2015

CATEGORY

Concept Design, Product Design

Assignment

Design Academy Eindhoven

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