Kids may find fractions frustrating, but by using their eyes and hands, the concept can become more concrete for them. A playful introduction to the world of fractions -- whole, halves, quarters and eighths. There are many possibilities that result in 'one' and with a 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+.
Nestled in small-town Germany, Grimms Spiel and Holz Design has been manufacturing high quality, imaginative wooden toys inspired by the educational philosophies of Rudolf Steiner (Waldorf education). These beautiful, unique toys are designed with simple shapes, vibrant colors, and a gentle texture that can be enjoyed by both children of all ages. All dyes/stains are water based, certified nontoxic and in accordance with stringent European standards (EN 71) are harmless to your health and suitable for children toys.
Grimms is about the rainbow, happy colors, using your imagination. They create heirloom-quality block puzzles, magnetic design puzzles, an array of amazing building blocks sets (in both large and small sizes), soft cloth dolls, wooden peg dolls, baby stacking towers, baby rattles/teethers/grasping toys and more. Parents love Grimms because these unique, handcrafted designs encourage exploration, out-of-the-box thinking, and open-ended, independent play. Grimms intent is to develop long-lasting toys that help children discover and develop their own creativity.
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