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  Basic Skills Boards
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Item: MD684 
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One by one, children accomplish tasks of zipping, lacing, buckling, tying, buttoning and snapping. A happy bear cub is dressed for the day!

Remove the puzzle pieces and focus on a single dressing task. Zip, lace, buckle, tie, button, snap... Once a piece is complete, place it in the puzzle board.

Helping to develop manual dexterity, fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination, the Basic Skills Board goes beyond the standard toddler and preschool puzzle.

Place this puzzle in front of a child, and they'll be busy for a long while. Fingers stay active and the mind does too.

Basic Skills Board
  • Wooden activity puzzle
  • Develop fine motor skills, manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, logic
  • Accomplish dressing tasks and place each puzzle piece to dress the bear cub
  • Teaches basic skills - zip, lace, buckle, tie, button, snap
  • Includes 6 brightly colored pieces
  • Quality construction by Melissa and Doug

    NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 3 years of age.

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      UPC 000772037846
      Manufacturer SKU 3784
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 8/24/2007
      Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 3 years
      Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #103
      Dimension 15.75 x 11.75 x 0.5 inches
      Pieces 6

    We've collected valuable feedback from our customers on how this item is being used by children with special needs in hopes of providing guidance for other special needs caregivers. Click here to view these "Special Perspectives"...

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    Down Syndrome
    "Great for developing fine motor skills and life skills such as dressing and undressing. The buttons, zippers, etc. are a little small and difficult to manipulate. It helps reinforce things learned in occupational therapy."

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    Developmental Delay
    "We all need to learn these basic tasks. The faster our children can start practicing in a fun way, the better it is! "

    Total Customer Reviews: 104
    Average Customer Rating: 4.44 (site average 4.56)
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    Posted 13 days ago by Martin Murphy

    Mason ( the 2 year old boy ) was delighted with these challenging toys.

    Rating: 5
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    Fun Puzzle
    Posted 6/18/2014 by Roberta Wegner

    actually we have not "delivered" it but I think it is absolutely fascinating and oh so cute. If it entertains grandma it will certainly entertain and teach granddaughter.

    Rating: 5
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    Fun, entertaining
    Posted 6/3/2014 by kelli Emans

    Wish the material on the button and the belt where a bit easier for little hands, I even had difficulty with the button. Overall, fun toy! Interactive and helpful for learning tasks, my daughter loves the buckle!

    Rating: 4
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    Basic Skills
    Posted 5/21/2014 by Wipawi Vanadit-Ellis

    The board is perfect for a 2 years old. He is putting his own shoes on and is ready to learn how to put on a shirt and other dressing skills. The board is also very good in helping him develop his dexterity.

    Rating: 5
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    Great Toy
    Posted 5/14/2014 by Karen Roberts

    My daughter loves this. We were looking for something educational and fun for her birthday. We found it! She loves it!

    Rating: 5
    1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
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