Senses: The fundamental senses of seeing, tasting, hearing, smelling & feeling encourage a child's curiosity.
Fine motor: Fine motor skills are those smaller actions between the thumb and fingers or using the toes to wriggle and feel the objects.
Gross motor: Gross motor skills are larger movements involving the arm, leg, or feet muscles or the entire body.
Logic: Logical training enables babies to make connections between pieces of information.
Creativity: Colors, shapes, learning how to draw, getting familiar with music and rhythm, all goes to aid the growth of a child's creativity.
Linguistic: Linguistic Intelligence is the ability to use sound and language for expression and comprehension of others while a child is developing.
Emotion: A healthy child should be able to control and express his emotion, and interact effectively with others with mutual trust.
Communication Skills: Good communication skills lead a child to perform cooperative tasks and become productive team members.
Self-Esteem: Self-Esteem is an overall sense of achievement a child feels from the important people around him. Task basis activities could help children to build up a stronger self-esteem with a better judgment about their own worth.
Method: Different sounds can be made by shaking the case with the plastic shapes inside of it, as well as crinkling the flaps at the back. Make these sounds to attract your child and observe her reactions to the sounds.
Objective: Sense stimulation
Method: Shapes-a-boo is made from different materials. The case is soft and smooth material and the flaps at the back are crinkly. Furthermore, all the plastic shapes have bumpy surfaces. Encourage your child to touch and feel the different textures and bumpy designs.
Objective: Grasping - fine motor skills training
Method: Encourage children to grasp the shapes with both their right and left hands.
Objective: Flipping - fine motor skills training
Method: Encourage children to flip the flaps at the back.
Objective: Swinging - gross motor skills training
Method: Encourage children to hold Shapes-a-boo by the handle and swing the case to shake the plastic pieces. This trains children’s gross motor skills.
Method: Zipping the case trains children's fine motor skills.
Method: Encourage children to stack 2-3 shapes, one on top of the other. This activity trains children’s balancing skills and patience.
Objective: Placing shapes in pockets
Method: Let children put the plastic shapes in the pockets on both sides of the case, and then take them out again. Difficulty will vary with different shapes. This trains fine motor skills and teaches children the concepts of “inside” and “outside”.
Objective: Learning colors
Method: Teach children to identify colors using the colorful plastic shapes.
Objective: Learning shapes
Method: Teach children to identify shapes using the colorful plastic shapes.
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