Gross Motor Skills

Gross Motor Skills

Skill Definition

A crucial part of a child's large muscle motor development.

Child’s Benefit

Coordination of larger muscles movements. Necessary for crawling and head lifting in infants, and synchronization of large muscle skills in toddlers.
Socialization

Socialization

Skill Definition

Skills facilitating interaction and communication with others.

Child’s Benefit

Teaches a child how to interact in the real world and with other people. Manners, turn-taking, role-playing and other socialization skills prepare children for group play, school and help build self-esteem.
Logic & Reasoning

Logic & Reasoning

Skill Definition

The capacity for a child to make sense of things.

Child’s Benefit

Thinking 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

Hand Eye Coordination

Skill Definition

The coordination of vision and hand movement to execute a task.

Child’s Benefit

A 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

Tactile Sensory Development

Skill Definition

Also known as the sense of touch, it refers to stimulation reaching the central nervous system from receptors in the skin.

Child’s Benefit

A 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.
Easy Grip

Easy Grip

Skill Definition

A feature a toy possesses, though not developmental.

Child’s Benefit

Makes it easy for small hands, soapy hands or challenged hands to grasp, pick up, use and manipulate.

Glow in the Dark Sensory Ball

  • Item # 705377
  • Age 6m+
  • 1 Pieces

Sensory play for little superstars!
Baby can squeeze, roll, throw, kick and see through this textured play ball

The nubby texture of this ball provides tremendous sensory and dexterity-building play

Glows in the dark for nighttime fun

 

$ 13.99

Description

One 7 inches ball

The ball is Phthalate compliant for baby's safety

Pack Dimensions:

21x18x23cm

8.2x7x9 inches

Great for sensory and dexterity development

Large size allows easy, interactive play with older siblings and adults

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