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:
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.