Free Resources & Training Materials

We are happy to be able to share these staff development resources with you. Download the PDF or fill in the form below to request a copy by mail.


Our Catalog

See our full line of wooden furniture and toys for child care settings.

Infant and Toddler Spaces

Guidelines for designing quality infant and toddler environments

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Pre-K Spaces

Step-by-step guidelines to help you design a preschool classroom.

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The Stuff of Childhood

Guidelines for selecting developmentally appropriate play equipment

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The Wisdom of Nature

12 respected educators make the case for nature-based learning

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The Wisdom of Play

A collection of articles from prominent educators promoting the value of play

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Product CDs:

Foundations: Value of Unit Block Play

This 30-minute video demonstrates the educational value of block play.

Spaces for Children

Take a 15 minute virtual tour of centers that use Community Playthings products.

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