BUSY BUGS

Early math concepts are much easier to comprehend with this hands-on set of 36 realistically-shaped, textured bugs. Watch the light bulb click on as children employ the buggy manipulatives to complete the 23 progressively challenging activities on double-sided cards. Place bugs directly onto the cards. Learn in 3D: sorting, categorization,... Read More

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Early math concepts are much easier to comprehend with this hands-on set of 36 realistically-shaped, textured bugs. Watch the light bulb click on as children employ the buggy manipulatives to complete the 23 progressively challenging activities on double-sided cards. Place bugs directly onto the cards. Learn in 3D: sorting, categorization, matching, sequencing, patterning, addition/subtraction, and more. Activity guide with fun bug facts & even more learning! Activity cards and guide are trilingual (English, French, Spanish). dt exclusive.

from 3 years+

Benefits

  • Visualize early math concepts with hands-on 3-D objects.
  • The hands-on bugs allow the child to easily add to or take away from sets, or to rearrange.
  • Combining kinesthetic and visual learning will help to reinforce the connections formed in the child’s brain.
  • Engage the sense of touch by exploring different shapes and textures. For more challenge, try to identify a bug by touch alone.
  • Learn categorization by sorting by color or shape.
  • Activity cards are numbered for progressive learning.
  • Promotes early math learning:
    • Counting
    • Addition
    • Subtraction
    • Multiplication
    • Division
    • Sequencing
    • Patterns
  • Strengthens visual differentiation by distinguishing orange from red and blue from purple.
  • Strengthens observation and concentration skills.
  • Develops fine motor dexterity.
  • Promotes imaginative play and story-telling.
  • Learn fun facts about different bug species.
  • Includes blank activity card to add your own learning challenge.

Awards

  • Autism Live Toy Guide

Age Warning