PIN YOUR NAME

PLAY TRIBE PIN YOUR NAME

This little box covered so many things BUT please know that adult supervision is required, pins are sharp!⁠

It covered…..⁠
🖐️ Fine motor skills (picking up the pins)⁠
🚧 Turning a ‘no’ into a ‘yes’ (pins are usually a Mummy only tool)⁠
🔤 Letter recognition⁠
✏️ Letter formation⁠
🙋‍♂️ Name recognition⁠
✍️ Spelling⁠
👉 Left to right correspondence ⁠
🥇 Sequencing (i comes after A but before d)⁠
🎨 Colour matching⁠
👀 Hand eye coorfination⁠


What engaged both Aidan and Evie was the ‘dangerous’ element of it and that their name was written on a box. ⁠

What held their attention was the tactile feeling of poking a pin through cardboard⁠

What they got out of it was, well, see above!⁠