Abilitations MegAbilityBeads - Includes 6 Beads and 1 Nylon String
Abilitations beads set helps improve fine motor abilities, large motor planning, coordination, and eye-hand skill. The set can be used for stringing, color recognition, motor planning, and as a pull toy for multiple activities. The beads are made of foam for durability, and can be strung with a nylon string that includes a rubber-tip handle and stopper bead for ease of use. The beads measure from 2 x 2 inches to 5 x 2-3/4 inches/5.0 x 5.0cm to 13.0 x 7.0cm in diameter (L x W), with hole diameters ranging from 3/4 to 1-1/2 inches/2.0 to 4.0cm (L x W). The nylon string measures 75.0”/191.0cm (L). (L is length, the horizontal distance from left to right; W is width, the horizontal distance from front to back.) Nylon is very strong and flexible, has excellent abrasion resistance, is lightweight, and resists crushing and cracking. The set includes an activity guide with suggestions for use, and may be suitable for special needs, early childhood, and elementary learning environments. The product contains latex.
Special needs products are designed to help improve sensory processing, positioning and mobility, fine motor, and language and communication skills for students with learning challenges. Fine motor products can help individuals improve fine motor skills (hand dexterity), eye-hand coordination, handwriting, self-help skills, such as dressing, and focus and concentration.
School Specialty provides instructional materials and supplies under dozens of brands, among them Abilitations, Think Math, Delta Education, Frey Scientific, Childcraft, School Smart, and Speech Bin. The company, founded in 1959, is headquartered in Greenville, WI.
What’s in the Box?
- (6) beads
- Nylon string
- Activity guide
- Beads set helps improve fine motor abilities, large motor planning, coordination, and eye-hand skills
- Can be used for stringing, color recognition, motor planning, and as pull toy for multiple activities
- Six beads for hands-on learning
- Nylon string with rubber-tip handle and stopper bead for ease of use
- Beads measure from 2.0 x 2.0 to 5.0 x 2-3/4 inches in diameter