Finger Telescope

Toddler On the Go

Make a telescope with your hands. Circle your fingers and hold them to your eye and look at your child telling them, “I see you” Show them how to make their own finger telescope. Take turns looking through the finger telescope and sharing what you see.

See what your child is learning

This simple game is not only fun, it gives your child the chance to pay attention to their surroundings and think flexibly as they see familiar people and things in a new way. Being flexible is a big part of problem-solving and making the most out of life.

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