No matter what age we are we all love making something from scratch. To come up with a new idea, design it and then build it. This process is something that can be nurtured in young ones, which is the aim of this My Busy Bots bag. Whilst encouraging our little ones to be creative with their lollipop stick projects, they can also discover shapes and colours.
1 Information card with instructions and ideas to extend the activity and list of skills being developed
36 Jumbo lollipop sticks in 6 different colours with Velcro on each end
1 Brightly coloured storage bag
Skills being developed:
Fine motor skills:
Thumb opposition; in-hand manipulation; whole hand grasp; hand strength; hand eye coordination and control; grasp and release; dexterity; bilateral hand coordination; sensory exploration.
Visual perceptual skills:
Motor planning; visual discrimination; visual motor integration; visual spatial relations; visual figure ground.
Concentration; problem solving; puzzle solving skills; sorting and organisation; colour recognition.
Patience and perseverance; creativity and Imagination.