A playful introduction to the world of fractions -- whole, halves, quarters and eighths. Kids may find fractions frustrating, but by using their eyes and hands, the concept can become more concrete for them. There are many possibilities that result in "one" and with the fraction circle, these possibilities can be easily explained and experienced using eyes and hands. The pieces can also be arranged and stacked to create simple designs. This set includes 15 blocks and 1 base.
Each board measures 6.5 x 6.5 x 1.25 inches, fraction block pieces are 0.75 inches thick. Handcrafted from solid wood and colored with non-toxic water based stains in Cool shades of blue, teal and green. Also available in Warm colors of red, mauve, orange and yellow. Age 3+
Fraction Circle is made in Germany by GRIMM'S Spiel und Holz Design.