Avalanche Fruit Stand
Steady… don’t spill the fruit! Spin the wheel, then use the jumbo tweezers to pick or place fruit. Develops fine motor skills, especially the all-important pincer grasp that prepares children for handwriting.
• Game board
• 40 fruit counters
• 2 tweezers
• Activity guide
Board measures 6”L x 9.5”W x 13.75”H, tweezers measure 6”L
Grades: PreK +
Learning Style: Visual, Tactile
Fine Motor- Tweezers guide proper finger placement to practice pincer grasp and engage hand muscle strength needed for daily living activities like brushing teeth or using a pencil.
Fine Motor- Eye-hand coordination and depth perception are engaged while precision and control are promoted to pluck or place fruits on the stand.
Social & Behavioral- Encourages pretend play opportunities with peers through turn taking, patience and cooperative play.
Basic Concepts- Reinforces vocabulary, color recognition and identification, counting practice and organization. Hands-on play helps build a concrete foundation of skills through exploration, imagination, and fun.