I got this idea from this wonderful blog
Pulling "worms" out of a can with tweezers.
It was kind of tough with the tweezers and WAY too easy with the fingers. So, despite high hopes, this activity lasted about 5 minutes. But, it cost about TWO CENTS (if that) so it doesn't really matter.
I think I would try this with a younger child (18-24 months) and forget the tweezers. It all depends on your child's development AND their willingness to follow rules like "ONLY with the tweezers!"
What you Need:
- an empty plastic container with lid
- a scissors or something to cut holes in the top
- pieces of yarn with knots tied in the top
- a tweezers