Hold a tactile ball and feel the nubby texture. These tactile and sensory balls are effective for developing sensory awareness or massage stimulation by rolling it on the child's hands, feet or back. The gripping and squeezing of the tactile balls help develop gross motor skills. Roll it back and forth with a parent, sibling or a classmate to enhance socialization skills. Visually and tactile stimulating, these sensory balls are ideal for therapists and early childhood development classrooms. Available in a variety of textures, shapes and sizes.