Family Story Board

This story board is made by women in the West Bank. Children tap into their imagination to create their own story about a family, exploring with tactile fabrics to stimulate their brain and senses. Children explore spatial relationships, nomenclature and discovery of the home and family relationships through play either independent play or as guided nomenclature activity with a teacher. Play mat rolls up and comes with cotton carrying case for small pieces.

Seller Story: Texas-based Zeki Learning is creating enriching learning materials for preschool children. Zeki Learning is a part of a non-profit social enterprise called Child's Cup Full, based in the United States and the West Bank. We work in Zababdeh, Palestine where we train and employ refugee and low-income mothers to make beautifully handcrafted educational products. Your purchase provides sustainable work to our female artisans in a region where most women are unemployed.


  • Mat measures 16" x 12"
  • Made with cotton blend fabric, felt, and cotton lining
  • Hand wash or machine wash on delicate cycle
  • Learning objectives: Nature/science and cognitive development.
  • Designed by Samantha England Dulaj. Samantha has been a Montessori teacher for the last 10 years and currently works at The Caedmon School in New York City. She holds a Montessori certification in birth-3 and 3-6 year olds and is currently attending Hunter College for her Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education.