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Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game
The exciting game of letter-finding fun! Do you know your ABCs? In the Spin & Seek ABC Game, players spin the spinner and seek for letter cards that match their space. The letters and corresponding image cards are inspired by The World of Eric Carle. This game introduces children to the alphabet by teaching them the difference between big and little letters. Counting skills are reinforced as players move around the board. Contains one game board, one spinner, 52 image cards, 4 playing pieces, and instructions. For 2 to 4 players, ages 3 and up.
University Games' Briarpatch division is America's leading preschool game and puzzle line, with 20 years of innovative and exceptional learning games.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game Features:

  • This game introduces children to the alphabet by teaching them the difference between big and little letters.

  • Counting skills are reinforced as players move around the board.

  • Contains one game board, one spinner, 52 image cards, 4 playing pieces, and instructions.

  • For 2 to 4 players, ages 3 and up.

  • University Games' Briarpatch division is America's leading preschool game and puzzle line, with 20 years of innovative and exceptional learning games


Briarpatch has a strong legacy of stimulating children's lives through fun and educational-oriented kids games and puzzles. This has earned the company over 375 industry awards for product excellence. Since the founding in 1992, the company has applied environmentally conscious business practices such as using vegetable and soy-based inks and post-consumer materials.

Features

  • This game introduces children to the alphabet by teaching them the difference between big and little letters. Counting skills are reinforced as players move around the board.
  • Contains one game board, one spinner, 52 image cards, 4 playing pieces and instructions. For 2 to 4 players, ages 3 and up.

Additional Info

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0EBFB894

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1 pounds

10.7 x 8.2 x 2.0

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Average Customer Rating:

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University Games 1001232The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game
 
4.2

(based on 27 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Educational (10)
  • Easy to play (7)
  • Fun (7)
  • Interactive (4)
  • Entertaining (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Family (10)
  • Children (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent (9), Educator (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (13), Yes (13)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Can be fun with space

At first my boys (2-4) had a hard time when we played at the table. After watching them play I figured to put the actual board on a table and the pieces...Read complete review

At first my boys (2-4) had a hard time when we played at the table. After watching them play I figured to put the actual board on a table and the pieces either on another table some feet away or on the floor some feet away. My boys could spin their turn and run to the cards to search, then run back. They seem to enjoy that more.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Disappointed.

The game is too complicated for a 2-3 year old and not exciting enough for a 4-5 year old. Most kids who understand the difference between upper and lower case letters will...Read complete review

The game is too complicated for a 2-3 year old and not exciting enough for a 4-5 year old. Most kids who understand the difference between upper and lower case letters will not find this game stimulating enough to hang in until the end. I like the concept of mixing numbers-knowing how many spaces to move-with letters but it is somehow just clumsy and doesn't work. I bought it because it was Eric Carle. The box sold me the game but it will be going to the donation box on the next trip.

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5.0

Great game for learning

By Nickiezie

from Sarasota, fl

About Me Parent

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Play
  • Fun
  • Interactive

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Children
    • Family

    Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

    My 4 year old loves this. He not only plays the game but matches the cards and we talk about the different animals.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Great for toddlers

    By Games

    from Bakersfield

    About Me Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Play
    • Educational
    • Interactive

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Children

      Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

      Son loves it.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Fun

      By Cj

      from Galena Kansas

      About Me Avid Gamer, Educator, Parent, Thrifty

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Educational
      • Fun

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Children
        • Family

        Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

        Fun

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        I would buy this again

        By Skcmom

        from Wapakoneta ohio

        About Me Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Play
        • Educational
        • Entertaining
        • Fun

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Family

          Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

          I play this with my son and he loves it and is learning too.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Not sure.

          By Tracey

          from Wampum,pa

          About Me Grandparent

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Educational
          • Not sure

          Cons

          • Not sure

          Best Uses

          • Family

          Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

          Did not get to play before we went home.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Excellent learning experience for my daughter!

          By Mother of 5

          from Andover Kansas

          About Me Educator, Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Play
          • Educational
          • Entertaining

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Children
            • Family

            Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

            My daughter was having a hard time learning her ABC's. I bought this game and she loves playing it. It is easy to play and she is excited to learn her letters!

             
            5.0

            Great game!!

            By B.A.

            from Pgh pa

            About Me Educator

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Educational
            • Fun

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Family

              Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

              My kids love the book so the game is a big hit at our house! It has been helping my four year old recognize letters as well. Great game for a great price!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              5.0

              Educational Game

              By Auntie

              from Valparaiso, In

              About Me Educator

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Educational
              • Fun
              • Thought Provoking

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Family

                Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

                I am a teacher, so I wanted to buy my daughter something she could learn from
                while having fun.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Decent alphabet/counting game for young children

                By Garden mom

                from Asheville, NC

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Play

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Children
                  • Family

                  Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

                  The Spin & Seek game is a good game for older 2 & 3 year olds who are learning to differentiate between capital and lower case letters, count and take turns. The game requires a decent amount of table space but the rules are simple and the graphics (Eric Carle illustrations) are bold and engaging.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  Birthday present

                  By Birthday fun

                  from Philadelphia

                  About Me Parent

                  See all my reviews

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Educational

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Children
                    • Family

                    Comments about University Games 1001232 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Spin & Seek ABC Game:

                    I bought this for a 4 yr old Birthday Present

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes

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