Children will have hours of delight playing with this stunning set of 100 rainbow colored wooden blocks in a square wooden frame. These versatile blocks can be used to teach a variety of mathematical concepts, from counting and sequencing to fractions. Set can be used as a simple counting machine. Children will experience the difference between length and width as they develop spatial thinking. As they stack and sort the blocks of varying heights, younger children learn early math concepts such same and different, smaller and bigger. Of course the vibrant blocks can also be used for building and making an endless array of creative designs.
With the same set of 100 blocks, which sit in the angled frame in 10 rows of 10 blocks, older children can be playfully introduced to mathematical concepts from addition, subtraction, and multiplication to counting by multiples, proportion, sequencing, plus decimals and fractions.
Even adults will not be able to resist playing with this stunningly colored learning toy! Build within the included tray or think outside the box and let your imagination guide you. These blocks are part of Grimm's "2 x 2" building blocks family: Each block is 2 cm square (approx. ¾-inch), with lengths ranging from 1 cm to 10 cm (¾" to 4"). Frame is 9 x 9 inches. Lime wood, finished with non-toxic water based stains. Age 3 to adult. Grimm's Stepped Counting Blocks are also available in a Large 4x4 size.
Grimm's Spiel & Holz has been manufacturing high quality, imaginative wooden toys since 1978. Inspired by the philosophy of Waldorf education, these beautiful and unique toys are designed with simple shapes, vibrant, natural colors, and a non-slip, unlacquered texture that are enjoyed by children and adults of all ages. Grimm's toys are designed with the intention of helping children discover and develop their own creativity through simplicity of shapes, leaving plenty of room for independent play and imagination.