Looking for a way to delight your senses? Start by grabbing Rainbow Pebbles. Comes with 36 smooth, rubbery pebbles, in six rainbow colors and six sizes. Plus activity cards. Rub your fingers over the pebbles. While rubbing, think about all the ways you could play. You could begin by sorting by color or size. Then maybe arrange and re-arrange pebbles into different patterns. After all, patterning and sequencing are important pre-reading skills. Like to count? And stack? How many pebbles you can stack before all fall down? Sorting by size and counting are basic math skills.
Wanting more ideas? Then check out the 20 two-sided activity cards that come with the pebbles. Again sort through the pebbles, find the matches, and complete the pictures. Some are easy; others are harder. Or create your own. However you choose to play, you’ll be developing visual perception, eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills. From smallest to largest, pebbles measure from 1″L x 3/4″ W x 1/4″H to 3 1/4″L x 2″W x 1/2″H. Cards are 6 3/4″L x 4 1/2″W. Clear plastic container makes clean up quick and storage simple.