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DUSYMA Wooden Tactile Bars Educational Tool

Original price was: $53.99.Current price is: $26.99.

2 in stock

Explore Textures and Build Skills: Dusyma Wooden Tactile Bars

Spark your toddler’s curiosity and nurture their sensory development with this set of Dusyma Wooden Tactile Bars. Made in Germany from high-quality beech hardwood, this engaging set features two bars with interchangeable textured pieces. These bars are sure to offer a stimulating and educational playtime experience for any young child.

A World of Textures to Explore:
  • Pre-loved Perfection: This tactile toy set arrives in new condition, still in its original packaging. It offers a sustainable and budget-friendly way to introduce your child to a variety of textures and sensory experiences.
  • Two Textured Bars: The set includes two wooden tactile bars, each measuring 11.25L x 2W x 1.5″D. Each bar features nine removable and interchangeable textured pieces, offering your child a variety of rough, smooth, and soft textures to explore.
  • Sensory Stimulation: The different textures engage your child’s sense of touch, promoting sensory development and igniting their curiosity. The contrasting colors of the textured pieces also provide visual stimulation.
More Than Just Textures:
  • Learning Through Play: The interchangeable pieces encourage problem-solving skills as children experiment with fitting them into the bars. The set also promotes hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills as children grasp and manipulate the pieces.

  • Building Social Skills: The two bars allow for cooperative play, encouraging children to take turns and interact with each other as they build and explore textures together.

  • Activity Guide Included: An activity pamphlet provides additional ideas and suggestions for using the tactile bars, maximizing the learning and development potential of this toy.

  • Carrying Pouch for On-the-go Fun: A convenient drawstring pouch allows for easy storage and portability, making this a perfect toy to bring along on outings or trips.

  • Supporting a Cause: By purchasing these wooden tactile bars from Father Joe’s Villages, you’re contributing to our mission to prevent and end homelessness in San Diego.

Ages: 1–3

Condition: Pre-owned, new, never used


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