Color & Shape Sorter
This hands-on early STEM sorting toy encourages counting, sorting, color recognition and shape identification. 9 different pegs hold 3 distinctly different shapes. Each wooden block fits snugly in its designated spot and can be arranged in order of height or color shade.
There is plenty of repetitive play in this toy. This puzzle will surely delight toddlers and parents alike. Designed in Germany, this puzzle is made from wood grown in sustainably managed forests.
SIZE: 7" x 7" x 3"
AGE RANGE: 18 months +
Children can count the holes, the pegs, and the shapes. Are they the same number or different? How many ways can the pegs be rearranged?
Clutching and manipulating promotes dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
Color and shape recognition, sorting and matching. Circles, squares, and triangles make up geometrical shapes of cylinders, triangular prisms, and cubic prisms.
Underlying math skills include matching and awareness of spatial relationships -- how the pegs and shapes fit together.
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