My Busy Bots, Busy Bags, educational activities, bags on the go, childhood development, developing skills, fine motor skills, visual perception skills
My Busy Bots, Busy Bags, educational activities, bags on the go, childhood development, developing skills, fine motor skills, visual perception skills
My Busy Bots, Busy Bags, educational activities, bags on the go, childhood development, developing skills, fine motor skills, visual perception skills
My Busy Bots, Busy Bags, educational activities, bags on the go, childhood development, developing skills, fine motor skills, visual perception skills
My Busy Bots, Busy Bags, educational activities, bags on the go, childhood development, developing skills, fine motor skills, visual perception skills

Fidgety Fingers Pack

Regular price £25.00 Sale

Children learn best when their senses are engaged. It encourages them to play, create, investigate and explore to make sense of the world around them. This My Busy Bots pack will keep fidgety fingers occupied as they capture your little one’s attention and imagination with fascinating materials and different textures.

Bag 1: Monster teeth

Recognising colours is an important milestone for your little one. This My Busy Bots bag combines colour recognition with essential fine motor skills to keep little minds and fingers busy. As each paperclip is placed on the matching colour card… they become MONSTER TEETH!

Contents:

  • 1 Information card with instructions, ideas to extend the activity and list of skills being developed
  • 6 Laminated colour activity cards
  • 24 Brightly coloured 50mm paper clips
  • 1 Brightly coloured storage bag

Bag 2: Pinch a pompom

Squeezing, pinching, picking, sorting, counting and colour matching! There’s endless fun to be had with this engaging My Busy Bots bag. While your little one is strengthening their fine motor skills with their tweezers, they will also be either sorting colours or counting out pompoms.

Contents:

  • 1 Information card with instructions, ideas to extend the activity and list of skills being developed
  • 6 Different coloured silicone cups
  • 1 Set of tweezers
  • 36 Pompoms in different colours and sizes
  • 6 Laminated number discs
  • 1 Brightly coloured storage bag

Bag 3: Alpha, Bravo, Charlie

This My Busy Bots bag introduces young children to alphabet shapes using cotton buds to form letters whist gaining confidence in and strengthening fine motor skills. Even if a child doesn’t know their letters or sounds yet, this bag will give them an opportunity to familiarise themselves with the alphabet.

Contents:

  • 1 Information card with instructions, ideas to extend the activity and list of skills being developed
  • 26 Laminated alphabet activity cards, A-Z
  • 120 Cotton buds
  • 1 Brightly coloured storage bag

Bag 4: Match your stick

This My Busy Bots bag encourages little ones to explore different shapes and pictures in a very hands-on, practical way. Placing matchsticks on the picture brings it to life, and exercises all the tiny muscles in the thumb and pointing finger, helping to prepare little hands for all sorts of tasks – including writing!

Contents:

  • 1 Information card with instructions, ideas to extend the activity and list of skills being developed
  • 8 Laminated activity cards
  • Approximately 100 multi coloured matchsticks
  • 1 Brightly coloured storage bag

Skills being developed:

  • Fine motor skills:
    • Thumb opposition; in-hand manipulation; pre-writing skills; pencil grip; pincer grip; tripod grasp; open thumb web space; hand strength; hand eye coordination and control; hand dominance; grasp and release; improved  dexterity; sensory exploration; spatial relationships; bilateral coordination.
  • Visual perception skills: 
    • Visual tracking and scanning; motor planning; visual figure ground; visual discrimination; visual motor integration; visual spatial relations; visual closure; visual figure ground.
  • Cognitive skills: 
    • Sorting and organisation; problem solving; concentration; reinforce language and vocabulary; counting; number recognition; colour recognition; matching; letter recognition; copying; following patterns.
  • Life skills: 
    • Colour recognition and matching; patience and perseverance; creativity; use of tweezers; early writing skills; early reading skills.

* Bags and content colours may vary