Finger Strings - A Book of Cats Cradles

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Includes two brightly colored strings to get you started. Finger string games are a wonderful opportunity for today’s children to practice meaningful movement, explore space, interact with others, and exercise their creative spirits. They enhance a child's learning ability and are also great fun!

String games can be especially useful to children who struggle at school or are dyslexic, and for those who are learning the concepts of “left and right” and “up and down.” Finger Strings contains games that will delight all children, from the very young to those with greater dexterity.

The author has many years of experience working with children and has shared his string figures at schools and camps throughout the world. Finger Strings contains more than eighty inventive, imaginative string games and stories, all clearly illustrated with step-by-step, color diagrams. This book is designed especially to require minimal page-turning while making string shapes.

Comes with two brightly colored string games strings.

Ringbound to lie flat while learning.

Pages: 144

Author: Michael Taylor

Ages 6 - 12 years

Table of Contents

Meet the String Man
1. About String Games
2. Simple Figures
3. Stars
4. Popular Figures
5. Stories
6. 3d Figures
7. Moving Figures
8. Other Figures
9. Partner Games
10. Tricks
11. String Things
12. Children's Inventions
13. Very Simple Figures
14. Stringing Stories Together