Melissa & Doug Stamp Set, Wooden, Alphabet

Ages 4+. 56 wooden stamp. Durable 4-color stamp pad. Uppercase. Lowercase. Washable ink. Extension Activities: Place the stamps in alphabetical order. Ask the child to point to each letter as you sing the alphabet song. Stamp the entire alphabet, skipping some letters. Have the child fill in the missing places with the correct stamps. Stamp the spelling of familiar words, omitting all the vowels. Help the child sound out and identify the missing letters and stamp them into place. Mix the stamps together and then have the child sort them into groups. For instance, you could divide uppercase/lowercase, vowels/consonants, or red/orange/blue/ green borders. Stamp a random group of uppercase letters and ask the child to stamp the corresponding lowercase letters beside them. Stamp a word or message on a piece of paper. Have the child trace the letters with a pencil. Then challenge the child to copy the word(s) without tracing. Help the child stamp name cards for the dinner table or labels for kitchen drawers and cabinets. Use the stamps to make custom greeting cards, encouraging the child to stamp unique messages onto folded pieces of paper. Send the note cards to friends and family members. Use the stamps and pencils to customize matching envelopes too! Create your own personalized messages! Conforms to ASTM D4236. Melissa & Doug products meet or exceed all US toy testing standards and pass our high quality requirements. TSCA Title VI compliant for formaldehyde. We love feedback! Call us: 1.800.284.3948. Made in China.