|Lacing activities are a great way for toddlers and preschoolers to practice and develop fine motor and hand-eye-coordination skills amongst many others!This set of 24 chunky wooden beads comes in a handy storage tub with 2 coloured cord laces. The beads consist of different shapes and colours - stars, circles and cubes. Each bead has a wide hole through the centre so that the cord can be pushed through. Lace in any order, or encourage your child to choose a certain shape or colour. Can they count as they thread? Are the using the blue thread or the orange thread? So many skills can be practised and learnt with this set.Safe and suitable for ages 2 years and upwards, the chunky beads are large enough to not pose a choking hazard.This The chunky tub contains 90 brightly coloured, wooden beads and 5 laces to thread with.|
Children thread the chunky coloured laces through the beads - thanks to the sealed ends, the laces are easy to grasp and handle. Begin by encoraging simple threading, then ask your child to pick out certain coloured beads, different shapes and to count as they thread.
When you're finished, unthread the beads and go again! There are endless different designs that can be threaded. All of the beads and laces can be stored in the screw top jar with its built-in carry handle.
Helps to develop dexterity and concentration, counting, colour recognition and hand-eye coordination. Lacing is a key skill that preschoolers are encouraged to practice, as the pincer movement helps move them on to pen and pencil holding in preparation for handwriting later on.
Manufacturer's Recommended Age: 2+
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