FINE MOTOR: Roll the ball toward kids and have them roll it back to you.
PROBLEM SOLVING: Say an animal name (giraffe, zebra, lion, horse, cow, pig) and have kids point to it on the base.
COLORS: Say color names as you point to them on the ball, mallet, and the base.
SENSORY: Encourage kids to tap the mallet on the ball and the base, softly at first, then loudly.
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