Upper Case Stones - Set of 26
These 26 stones are visual and tactile way of introducing upper case letter formation. Each has fingertip-sized grooves for tracing the correct shape of letters from the green dot (identifying where the letter begins) and arrows to visually show the direction of movement to formulate the shape.
These are a versatile resource, supporting therapeutic, learning and play environments by teaching handwriting skills and development of precise and purposeful fine motor control. They are visual, tactile, cool and smooth to the touch, can be used indoors or outdoors and offer a durable reinforcement tool for practice when using other mediums such as sand or mud for writing.
Opportunities for multisensory activities include sequencing the alphabet, naming objects that begin with the letter, say the sound etc as well as practicing fine motor control, recognition of pattern and shape. Fabric storage sack and activity ideas leaflet included. Used together with item 56021, they can be useful for identifying lower and uppercase letters.
Choking hazard – not suitable for children under 3 years of age due to small parts.
Sizes vary but approx 11-12cm, 1cm depth.