ERIC Number: ED293290
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
COME PLAY WITH ME! Handmade Toys for Infants. First Years Together. Project Enlightenment.
This book describes 21 toys that were designed to stimulate development in low birthweight babies, ages 0-3, and can be made from basic materials found in the home. Step-by-step instructions are given for each toy along with a list of necessary supplies. Illustrations and/or patterns are provided as needed. Each entry includes suggestions for using the toy and a list of the specific skills it is intended to enhance. An appropriate age span is also indicated for each toy, although the ages may need to be adjusted for premature infants. (VW)
Descriptors: Developmental Disabilities, Infant Behavior, Parent Participation, Play, Premature Infants, Preschool Education, Skill Development, Toys
Project Enlightenment, 501 S. Boylan Ave., Raleigh, NC 27603 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC. Handicapped Children's Early Education Program.
Authoring Institution: Wake County Public School System, Raleigh, NC.
Note: For related documents, see EC 202 488-497.