Everything is boring … Then suddenly it’s not, For in the corner of the cave he finds a brush and pot.
Cave baby follows in the footsteps of his parents who depict their life on the cave walls; but his adventure becomes even bigger when the animals enlist his help to decorate their homes too. This story sack has so many objects to explore, helping to bring to life the animals, the cave, the painting, and that’s not all, the activity sheet is packed with ideas of activities, such as creating giant paintings using brushes, fingers, and more, making your own cave den and exploring themes such as what makes a home, habitats, who is family and encouraging older children to think about discussions of extinction, and protection of wildlife and habitats. This story sack grows with your children, allowing them to explore the story in new ways and through new activities.
Bring this family favourite story to life with our lovingly created multi-sensory story sack, packed to the brim with themed objects and toys for you and your little ones to enjoy. Each story sack contains your chosen book, gorgeous puppets from the Puppet Company, Lanka Kade wooden creatures, props including toys, natural objects, and other carefully curated items to help you to enact and investigate the story and to provide a basis for themed play. But that’s not all, each story sack comes with a different activity sheet full of suggested ways to explore the book and its themes further with the whole family, from the youngest infant to the most doting of grandparents, these charming story sacks will bring books to life like never before.
Our story sacks are not only designed to add a new play dimension to story time, but to stimulate their brain development, engaging all of their senses with their variety of colour, texture, sounds, movement and materials in ways shown to be critical for the development of young minds. Each of our story sacks is also available to hire or as part of our Story Sack Club if you’re keen to experience the full range!
Included in the Cave Baby Story Sack
- Cave Baby by Julia Donaldson
- A mouse puppet
- Paint brush
- A lion puppet
- A rabbit puppet
- A peg doll
- An wooden mammoth
- A wooden hyena
- A wooden moon
- Glow in the dark stars
- Brown fur fabric, sheep skin fabric and leopard print fabric
- Fabric to represent fire
- Bone, trees, leaves and rocks
- A specially developed CalmFamily activity sheet packed with ideas for ways to explore the book further, including play suggestions, craft activities, and talking points for different ages and stages.
Items in the sack may differ slightly from those pictured image