Fine Motor Skills
Skill DefinitionEncompasses the abilities required to control the smaller muscles of the body generally found in the hands.
Child’s BenefitA crucial ability required to experience and learn about the world. As example, holding a pencil, crayon or fork requires basic fine motor skills.
Logic & Reasoning
Skill DefinitionThe capacity for a child to make sense of things.
Child’s BenefitThinking skills. It is the means by which children begin to understand and think about cause and effect, what works and what doesn't.
Hand Eye Coordination
Skill DefinitionThe coordination of vision and hand movement to execute a task.
Child’s BenefitA period of trial-and-error practice at sighting objects and grabbing at them. Builds abilities to be accurate and precise in conjunction with motor skills.
Tactile Sensory Development
Skill DefinitionAlso known as the sense of touch, it refers to stimulation reaching the central nervous system from receptors in the skin.
Child’s BenefitA child’s first and most important teacher is their sense of touch. It is the first sense they develop and can be stimulating, relaxing and therapeutic.
- Item # 525013
- Age 12m+
- 1 Pieces
Why do things sink or float? Tub Sub knows.
As a boat, it floats. As a sub, it sinks.
For a floating boat, push the flexible blue part down.
For a sinking sub, pull the blue part up and fill the bottom with water. Only the periscope (also a handle) will stay above the water.
Encourage thinking and reasoning
Encompassing science, technology, engineering and mathematics, STEM learning activities foster logic, problem-solving and experimentation.