Grimm’s Sloping BlocksGrimm's £71.95
- complex building blocks
- match shapes and shades for unusual constructions
- fine-motor skills and imaginative play
The Grimm’s sloping blocks let children take their construction play to the next level. These wooden blocks with sloping sides in a range of soft colours can make striking and unusual constructions. Great for developing spatial awareness, fine motor skills and logic, as well as use in imaginative play. Unvarnished and painted in non-toxic colour stains. The frame measures 31cm x 31cm and each block is 4cm
*Unfortunately, we are unable to supply Grimm's to customers outside the UK and Ireland. Other brands are unaffected.
Why we love blocks
Like puzzle pieces, blocks fit together. Unlike puzzle pieces, they can do so in a variety of ways. Learning to predict what fits where is the work of many years. Which pieces will I need? Do I have enough? The expert can see simply by turning the blocks over in her mind.
Small world play
Is your castle missing a section of wall? Does your railway need a tunnel? Never fear! Here is your humble set of blocks to the rescue. Infinitely versatile, blocks provide the canvas upon which to paint your stories.
Red, blue, red, blue; big, small, big, small. So much of early mathematical thinking is about making patterns. Can you see how it's a small skip from here to odds and evens or the two-times table? A set of blocks like the one above can even illustrate a number's relative size and how it can be combined to make ten.
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