I’m really excited about Janod’s new “Mini Story” sets that I first saw at the International Toy Fair in New York City. Janod knows what goes into rich storytelling with its themed mini-boxes of accessories–characters, animals and vehicles. Mini Story Safari has 8 pieces but they can take the story in many directions, just add a child’s imagination!
A safari jeep attaches magnetically to the wooden wagon for transporting any of the animals–alligator, elephant, giraffe, or zebra, or the two safari people. Kids bring their story to life with added props from the playroom or outside (a little hay or grass) or a box for their sleeping quarters. Pretend play and storytelling build language skills for later reading and writing as little ones are inspired by the props. These mini story sets would make great birthday presents or easily transportable therapy materials for therapists and teachers.
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Sherry, thank you so much for working with my girls for so long. Your kindness, thoughtfulness, insight and professionalism made our experience so meaningful. My husband and I appreciate all you have done for them. Let’s keep in touch. Thanks again.Mother of 3 and 5 year-old girlsGreenwich, CT
Thank you Sherry! You are a BIG help and Max adores you.Maria, mother of a 5 year-old boyFairfield, CT
Sherry, thanks for giving us back our son. We are so grateful for everything you did for Ben and our family. Not seeing you every week makes me feel that something is missing… but we look forward to a summertime walk! We miss you,Nicole, mother of 2 year-old boy who was dismissed from therapyWestport, CT