Melissa and Doug: Latches Board
Undo a latch, swing open the numbered door, and count on fun when the picture beneath is revealed on this wooden play board!
Build fine motor skills while learning colours, numbers, animals and more!
Extension Activities: More Ways to Play and Learn:
- Find a specific coloured door and identify the animals behind it. "Point to the red door. What animals are behind it?" (rabbits)
- Find a house and identify a specific shape and/or number: "Which house has a circle with the number 5?" (green)** Count the animals behind a door or window. "Open the latch on the blue house. How many dogs do you see?" (2)
- Identify a house by describing something on it. "What colour is the house with two circular windows"? (orange)Find a specific animal, name its colour and count them. "Find the frogs. What colour are the frogs? How many frogs do you see?" (green, 5)
- Find a specific shape on a house and ask who lives inside. "Point to the purple triangle. Who lives in this house?" (1 pony)
Ages 3 years +