Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog

first_imgAccording to Learning Resources, “Through practice and repetition, children can develop their fine motor skills to help refine movements and hone precision.  Fine motor skills allow children to perform actions with the small muscles in the hands, fingers, and wrists.”  If you’re looking for a toy to practice fine motor skills on, look no further than Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog.  Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog helps children build hand muscles and fine motor skills as they hurry to replace the chunky, peg-shaped quills within the holes on the hedgehog’s back.  Children can arrange the quills by warm or cool colors, work on sequences and patterns by alternating colors, or count up the quills with the help of numbers printed on the hedgehog’s back.Features of Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog:Great for practicing fine motor skills, counting, sorting, or color identification skillsEasy to clean up: each piece is easily wiped clean and the quills stow securely inside the hedgehog’s bodyEasy-to-grasp quills are just the right size for little hands to holdAge 18 months and upGrade PreK+Click here to learn more.Share this…TwitterFacebookPinterestLinkedInEmailPrint RelatedToys to Practice Motor Skills: 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Children with Special Needs: Part 2November 30, 2016In “Communication”6 Toys for Motor Skill Development–Part 2: Holiday Gift Guide 2015November 18, 2015In “Mobility”10 Apps for Practicing Motor SkillsApril 1, 2015In “Autism”last_img read more