Busy Box Item
Why did you choose to create this particular item?
Why/ how is your item appropriate for this age?
Breifly describe how you made the item.
How does this item contribute to the development of the child?
The finger puppets will aid the child in all areas of development.
Physical~ By moving the puppet, the child is using their fine-motor skills.
Social~ When playing with others, the child will have to respond to different circumstances made up by the other player.
Emotional~ The child is able to express their emotions through the portrayed finger puppet character.
Cognitive~ The child can tell stories and act out ideas using the puppets, both of which require using their mind.
Language~ As the child makes the puppets talk and interact with other players, they're developing their language skills.