A popular Waldorf toy, these large, beautifully crafted wooden "Waldorf blocks" of irregular shapes make for fun building challenges, and promote intellectual and motor development. The smooth finishes and large sizes make these wooden blocks perfect for younger builders, and the irregular shapes present older builders with challenges and opportunities to explore and grow. The very youngest users will find these to be wonderful, safe tactile objects. Safe for ages 1 year and up.
A perfect addition to the home or classroom. The possibilities for creative stacking and play are endless. Consider combining with other sets from Grimm's such as Rainbow Friends Peg Dolls, Geo-Blocks, Elements Stackers or Large Building Sets like 1001 Nights, Standard, or Four Elements.
Made from natural, unvarnished European linden wood (also called lime wood), these Large Waldorf Blocks have a non-slippery surface (ideal for building) which also making the pieces easy for young children to grasp. each block is sanded to insure there are no sharp edges. Comes with 15 blocks in a net bag. Blocks generally range in size from 2.5 to 4.5 inches. No set is the same. Block shapes will vary from those shown. Parents can rest assured: this toy is manufactured to stringent European safety standard EN71.
Nestled a small-town in Germany, Grimm's Spiel und Holz Design manufactures high quality, imaginative wooden toys inspired by the educational philosophies of Rudolf Steiner (Waldorf education). They are designed to encourage creativity and open-ended, independent play. Grimm's creates rattles, dolls, push/pull toys and stacking towers for babies & toddlers, as well as amazing puzzles (from small to large, simple to complex), and heirloom-quality large building block sets that make wonderful inter-generational activities. They will be enjoyed by children in your family for many years to come.