Guide to Buying Activity Tables for Preschool and Kindergarten Classrooms

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In preschool and kindergarten classrooms, there comes a time in the day when the teacher asks all of his or her students to gather around the activity table in the room. This means its time for the teacher to show the students how to do something. It might be showing the students how to do a particular arts and crafts project, or how to finish a math problem in the correct way.

Whatever the purpose, having at least 1 activity table in a preschool or kindergarten classroom is definitely a necessity. So, if youre looking for an activity table for your preschool or kindergarten classroom, then there are just a few things you should know before you buy. For example, are you aware that there are over 12 table shapes to choose from when selecting an activity table?

Follow along as School Outlet guides you through the activity table buying process

Step One: Identify Your Table Needs

Before you buy anything, you should consider the needs you have for an activity table and think about what kind of table would probably suit these needs best.

For example, if you need a table for teachers to use when they are showing their classes how to do something, then a table in the shape of a kidney, horseshoe, or rectangle is probably best.

If your school needs activity tables for students to work at independently or in groups, then the conventional circle, square, and rectangle tables would be great options.

Step Two: Pick Your Table Shape

School Outlets selection of activity tables for preschool and kindergarten classrooms includes 12 different table shapes, which means your first step in the activity table buying process is to determine which size suits your needs best. Here are the 12 table shapes School Outlet currently offers customers:

  • Circle
  • Clover
  • Flower
  • Half Round
  • Horseshoe
  • Kidney
  • Octagon
  • Rectangle
  • Round
  • Scalloped Horseshoe
  • Square Trapezoid

Step Three: Choose Your Table

School Outlets website makes it easy for customers to find what theyre looking for because you can filter our tables by shape. So, for example, if you know you want an activity table that is in the shape of a circle, then you can choose the circle shape and the page will show only activity tables in the shapes of circles.

After you choose the shape you want for your table, then you can easily peruse all of the options School Outlet offers in that particular shape. Customers can choose from an assortment of table styles and colors. Some of our tables have adjustable legs and come in various dimensions. A few or our tables come in an assortment of colors or laminate top styles.

Step Four: Order the Table You Want

When you find a table that you want, then you can choose whatever customizations are available for the table. For example, if the table comes in various table heights or colors, then this is the time for you to choose what specific customizations you want to order. You can also pick the quantity you want. Give School Outlet a call at 877-398-6449 to ask us about special bulk-order pricing.

Contact School Outlet With Questions

Visit School Outlets website to learn more about our company and all of the school furniture pieces we supply. Call us at 877-398-6449 or fill out our online contact form if you have questions for our team.