Check it Out!

Looking for ways to extend your experiences at the zoo through play?  Check out these items available at the Toy & Technology Library:

Photo of various zoo animal-themed toys


The Hungry Lion Story is an engaging book with simple graphics, a story line that includes both rhythm and repetition and props.  These features support many language and turn taking skills.

Make It, Match It Puzzle is a fun construction game that will challenge problem solving and develop fine motor skills of young children as they build their favorite zoo animal. Make It Zoo is a multiplayer game that teaches children cooperation skills and animal recognition as they match the random cards chosen to their animal pieces.

The Magnetic Zoo play board is a fun way to help children build background knowledge about zoo animals prior to a zoo visit, or to reinforce animal knowledge afterwards.  The open ended play board makes imaginative play fun and easy.

Two kids playing with a switch-activated toy


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Program Info Sheet


Room 286
McCampbell Hall
1581 Dodd Drive
Columbus, OH 43210
Tel: (614) 688-3431

To Schedule an Appointment Contact:

Mary Jo Wendling
OTR/L (614) 688-3431

Program Director

  • Wendling, Mary Jo, OTR/L
    Toy and Technology Library Director Occupational Therapy Faculty