Traditional scissors require a user to have the motor strength, accuracy, and dexerity to insert fingers into the grip holes and squeeze them together while holding the object firmly and steadily in the opposing in order to successfully cut into an object.
Weplay Apple Links is a building block set consisting of lightweight green and red cubes (apples), 2 sizes of brown plastic bumpy rods (caterpillars), green foam ovals (leaves), and a wooden needle (caterpillar) and thread. The “apples” have a holes on each side and corners for builders to insert “caterpillars” or needle and thread to attach other “apples” or “leaves” to build their own abstract creations or representations of other real world objects.
Tiggly apps are dedicated to helping parents introduce their children to the digital world in an easy yet educational way by allowing kids to directly interact with their lessons. The Tiggly Shapes set is composed of a collection of three digital applications, and 4 silicone Tiggly Toys that complement and interact directly with the apps on the tablet. The suite of apps is composed of three applications, each teaching a separate concept: Tiggly Safari (shape recognition), Tiggly Stamp (storytelling), and Tiggly Draw (creativity).
Tiggly apps are dedicated to helping parents introduce their children to the digital world in an easy yet educational way. The Tiggly Math set is composed of a collection of three digital applications, and 5 silicone Tiggly Toys that complement and interact directly with the apps on the tablet. The suite of apps is composed of three applications, each teaching a separate concept: Tiggly Addventure (number line), Tiggly Cardtoons (counting), and Tiggly Chef (addition). It is a math toy that interacts with your tablet to make math tangible.
Embroidered cloth daily calendar depicts month, day, season, and year with interchangeable cloth pieces. Special areas on the planner allow children to highlight today’s weather, activity and their mood. The 67 individual pieces are attached to the Daily Planner with Velcro and are stored in pockets on the planner.
Sport Stacking with Speed Stacks(R)! Using 12 sturdy plastic cups (called Speed Stacks) up stack and down stack in predetermined sequences as fast as you can. StackMat(R) competition timer, instructional DVD and sport carrying bag for the cups are all included in this package. Play independently, on a team, or challenge a peer. Speed Stacks, Inc. has a website designated just for educators/therapists/professionals.
Schoenhut’s acoustic guitar is innovative and educational! Perfect for little hands, the fret board ensures proper height and fret-spacing. With six steel strings, this instrument is modeled after an adult acoustic guitar. Aspiring musicians will love performing for fans and starting their journey to superstardom! The Schoenhut 6-String Acoustic Guitar is lightweight and child-sized. It comes in different styles to fit preferences and personalities. Includes: Pick and extra string.
The Schoenhut Traditional Spinet Toy Piano was the first toy piano to be played at Carnegie Hall! With straight legs to show off a classic look, this 25-key spinet is definitive in style and durable for little musicians and professional pianists. Unique chime-like tones are created by small hammers striking metal rods, producing a charming sound that will have little pianists mesmerized. The width of the keys promotes proper finger placement in the youngest of pianists, enabling an easy transition to a larger piano.
Laser Pegs with 3D Light Board is a large light-up construction kit. Each piece is made of clear ABS plastic that snap together securely. Within each set, there are approximately 35 pieces that have small resistors and LED lights. When connected to the base and subsequent pieces, they light up. The kit includes instructions for many structures or can be used for open-ended building. The building base doubles as a storage unit. 3D Light Board requires three AA batteries, sold separately.
The Interactive Animal Cubes include five cubes with real life photos from the Smithsonian. Each cube is a different category related to farm animals, sea animals, pets, wild animals and insects in bright colors of orange, red, blue, yellow and green. Children have the opportunity to learn about 30 different animals and hear their sounds. The Interactive Animal Cubes can be switched from exploratory play to game mode which will “quiz” the child on the different cubes animals and sounds.