Fingerspiel are rhymes combined with finger movements to entertain and educate babies and toddlers. This paperback has classic and new ideas for babies and toddlers, practical tips such which rhymes work best with different age groups, where and when to use them (try the doctors office!). Includes "Das ist der Daumen, der schüttelt die Pflaumen..." - a classic Fingerspiel that cleverly combines rhymes and finger movements to captivate every child. Chapters include finger rhymes, toe rhymes, several counting rhymes, small story rhymes, "Fingertheater", and a few craft suggestionsto add to your repetoire.
Author Bernd Brucker knows how much fun you can have with little ones, and has collected both