Beautiful smooth solid beechwood nesting rectangles in the seven colours of the rainbow, with a natural finish to show the grain of the wood. The inner block is a solid 3D rectangle.
Ideal for construction and imaginative play: to build towers and design rooms or outdoor areas for filling with small world play people or animals; applying mathematical logic to sort counters by colour or size; learning the geometric properties of rectangles; exploring size and scale; using mathematical terms - larger, smaller, taller, wider etc; and improving language skills and broadening vocabulary to describe their activities in action.
Heights: 40mm, 58mm, 76mm, 94mm, 112mm, 130mm and 148mm.
Lengths: 114mm, 132mm, 150mm, 168mm, 186mm, 204mm and 222mm.
Wall thickness 8mm x width 40mm.
Supports the following areas of learning:
• Personal Development - collaborative play
• Physical Development - motor skills, construction
• Communication & Language - descriptive language
• Expressive Arts & Design - imaginative play
• Maths - shape & space, sorting, pattern & sequence
• Understanding the World - colour
Size of largest: height 148mm x length 222mm x depth 40mm x wall thickness 8mm. Size of smallest: height 40mm x length 114mm x depth 40mm x wall thickness 8mm. Pk7.
Age: Suitable from 12 months.
"Outstanding resource with endless learning opportunities." - NW Awards 2019 (Prime Areas)
"A timeless resource that we look forward to using with the children for many years to come!" - NW Awards 2019 (Creativity)