KS1 Infant Goal Unit 1 (Basketball)
Product Code: Mini-MUGA-GU
Size: H 1500 / W 2000 / D 300 / Ring Height 1800 (mm)
Infant goal unit incorporating a basketball backboard and ring set at 1800mm. Can be used individually or as a pair to encourage team games.
All our KS1 infant goal units are suitable for children aged 7 years and under.
Due to all of the variables each installation needs to be costed individually.
Benefits for children
First4Playgrounds Mini-MUGA is fantastic for:
1. Stretching & Flexibility
Stretching encourages blood flow throughout muscles, increasing their of motion and flexibility. It can help young children avoid injuries and even enhance performance in sports. The physical benefits are obvious, but stretching can also help your child mentally and emotionally.
2. Hand-eye Co-ordination
Hand-eye coordination is important for children because it helps with their overall physical development and can improve their fine motor skills. It can also help with their cognitive development, as it requires concentration and problem-solving skills.
3. Gross Motor Skills
Gross motor skills assist in refining childrens balance, strength, muscle endurance and coordination.
4. Competitive Play
Healthy competition inspires kids to do their best – not just good enough. When children compete they will become more inquisitive, research independently, and learn to work with others.
5. Co-Operative Play
Cooperative play helps children hone their social skills as they figure out how to negotiate group dynamics. It helps them learn how to collaborate and compromise with others, recognize and respond to others’ feelings, share, show affection, resolve conflicts, and adhere to the rules.
6. Communication Skills
Participating in sports places children in environments where they must communicate with team mates, coaches and opponents. Moreover, they will begin to understand how effective communication can aid in bringing them success.