Ring with Marbles - Free Play Transfer Fine Motor Activity
This busy bag is a free play loose parts activity that includes a 8" wire ring and marbles. Basically kids can use their fingers or included tongs to pick up the marbles and place them on the wire ring. They can also push the marbles around the ring on the little track it makes to hold the marbles.
What they are learning WHILE having fun:
- Hand/Eye coordination - Being able to drop the marbles into the ring.
- Fine motor - Practicing using fine motor pincer grasp in order to manipulate the tongs to pick up the marbles. Builds hand muscles and dexterity which are essential for a proper pencil grasp.
Busy bags are little self-contained educational activities that are easy to pack or pull out in an emergency. You can pop them in your diaper bag and pull them out when going out to eat, when there is a delay, or when you need a few uninterrupted minutes. Just pull out the activity and let your kids have fun.
These bags contain small parts that may not be appropriate for children under the age of 3. Adult supervision is required.