Learning Outside the Classroom - School Playground Equipment
Our latest stage is sure to brighten up the playground to the extent that even Simon Cowell would find kind words to say about it!
The Z-Factor adds colour and a sense of drama to your play area.
This will allow children to flourish creatively. They can role play, pretending to be their favourite pop stars. Beyond that, the Z Factor can be used for drama or creative outdoor lessons, which neatly fits in with the government's ‘Learning Outside the Classroom Manifesto'.
The Z-Factor mirror (see picture 2) is also available on request, without the stage.
The frame is made from sustainable, long lasting and low maintenance redwood timber.
Due to Environmental reasons we choose to use European Redwood. This is one of the hardest softwoods available and is suitable for exterior usage. It has a natural resilience, and the introduction of the preservative Tanalith E helps this timber have a greater life span than some hardwoods - without the negative environmental impact associated with exotic hardwoods.
Redwood timber is fully grown in 50 years. It is also harvested and replanted in 50% of the time that it takes a hardwood tree to reach maturity. All redwood used by Pendlewood is harvested from sustainable forests.
Tanalith E Pressure Treated Timber
The treated timber that Pendlewood supply is pressure treated Tanalith E.
Tanalith E conforms to the efficacy requirements of BS EN 599-1:19997, and is treated in accordance with the penetration and retention guidance given in BS EN 351-1:1996 to give a desired service life in the selected hazard class as defined in BS EN 335-1:11992.
· Low maintenance
· No varnishing or further treatments required
· Long life product
· Eco friendly preservative
· A truly sustainable timber
· All edges rounded for safety
· All surfaces smooth to touch
· No copper chromic arsenic trace elements
- Learning Outside the Classroom
- Natural School Playgrounds
- School Active Play
- School Outdoor Seating and Tables
- School Planters and Sandpits
- School Playground Climbing