What It Is
Based on classic wooden stringing beads, the 10 little books on The Very Hungry Caterpillar String-Alongs introduce toddlers to shapes, colors, and numbers found in the classic children's book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Then 10 mini books are in the shape of pieces of food: watermelon, pear, plum, strawberry, orange, cheese, leaf, lollipop, apple, and chocolate cake. All 10 mini books can be strung onto the included red string and easily removed from the string.
Why It’s Fun
The Very Hungry Caterpillar String-Alongs is a fun way to introduce children to shapes, color, and numbers while helping children develop fine motor skills. The mini books feature the beautiful illustrations of Eric Carle from the beloved The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Who It’s For
The Very Hungry Caterpillar String-Alongs is for ages birth–3.
What To Be Aware Of
The Very Hungry Caterpillar String-Alongs is available at Barnes & Noble.
Our Special Needs contributor Emily Vanek shares her thoughts on how this product might be a good choice for a Special Needs child.
Practice hand eye coordination as well at attending to a story and learn key skills like shapes, colors numbers and more. These books are great for turn taking and cognitive abilities as well.