Big, soft, chunky pieces can be used by children with varying manipulative skills. Build 8 models from 1:1 correspondence cards or create your own creatures using the 131 KNEX parts, including 10 eyes and 2 ears/wings.Young hands can build in any direction due to the flexibility of the system. Children can build big ideas quickly. Models are easily assembled, stay together during play, and can be quickly dismantled. Enough pieces for 6-8 children. Grades Pre-K-2
ECERS-R: Fine motor 5.1 - Many developmentally appropriate fine motor materials of each type accessible for a substantial portion of the day.
ECERS-R: Fine motor 5.3 - Materials on different levels of difficulty accessible (Ex. both regular and knobbed puzzles for children with varying fine motor skills).