Old MacDonald’s Farm Finger Puppets: 18 months & up. Encourage dramatic play and fine motor skills with these easy to grip Old MacDonald’s Farm Finger Puppets. These friendly animals are great props for interactive storytelling. Have children make the noises of each animal as they use them. This nine-piece finger puppet set includes eight farm animalsand a farmer. Great to use with the nursery rhyme “Old MacDonald Had a Farm”. The set is made from felt fabric.
COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL SKILLS
Hand & Finger Puppets are an ideal springboard for developing speaking and listening skills.
Children often communicate more easily with puppets, giving them confidence to express their ideas and feelings
Shy children can become acquainted with others through the roles they take on
Children are free to try on new personalities and take them off again, with a puppet on their hand, broadening their own in the process.
Scary animal hand and finger puppets like lions and sharks or shy ones such as a tortoise can help children master uncomfortable feelings
Puppet play provides an opportunity to gain some control over their world by working out fears and frustrations.
Hand and Finger Puppet play helps young children develop creative skills by forcing them to use their imaginations. They make up the roles, the rules, the situations and the solutions.
It is through imaginative play that children come to understand the differences between fantasy and
The real world becomes more real to children who have opportunities to pretend.
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