On the shelf:
Tweezing ladybugs – (one-to-one correspondence).
Transferring water to the suction cups of the butterfly – without overflowing them – (pincer grasp in preparation for writing)
Threading insect beads – (pincer grasp)
Sorting insects from non-insects
Matching insects by type and feel, not color. We’ve been trying to do this with the insects in the stereognostic bag.
I can count insects. Shelf set-up.
In action. Choose a number stamp. Stamp it, then count out that many stickers for the page. Staple pages together to make a counting book. (Use each number stamp only once).