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This is a simple practical life activity. Helps to strengthen finger and hand muscles while learning to open different things with varied open/close patterns.
Materials required: Basket/Tray, kitchen containers , bags, jewel boxes, small gift boxes, make up pouch, coin bag etc
Encourage children to bring one item out at a time, open the lid or unzip the bag and practice closing it.
Extension: Nesting bags or nesting boxes – Use bags/boxes that fit into one another from big to small and practice open/closing.
Put a small bell/ stuffed animal/toy inside the last or smallest bag/box to add that special excitement to the work.
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