Beautifully colored natural beech wood hollow blocks in 4 geometric shapes - squares, rectangles, triangles and arcs. Each group of shapes contains 7 graduated sizes for nesting in the 7 colors of the rainbow. The inner block in each group is a solid 3D shape.
This comprehensive material offers countless opportunities for creativity, construction and imaginative play and engages children in learning in different areas of the curriculum: innovation and creativity are used to build towers, houses or free-form sculptures; imagination is used to design spaces filled with small play figures or animals; mathematical logic is used to sort counters into shapes that match color, shape, or size; learning the geometric properties of common shapes; exploration of size and scope; Use of mathematical terms - larger, smaller, taller, wider, etc.; and improving language skills and expanding descriptive vocabulary.
Nursery World Awards 2019 The Rainbow Architect Set was recognized and described as an "outstanding" resource with "endless" learning opportunities.
The testers praised the product's openness and its value for exploring a range of concepts - color, size, shapes, curved and straight - and for matching shapes.
The shapes are also useful to help children learn colours, shapes and sizes and to use math terms such as 'bigger', 'smaller', 'narrower' and 'wider' which is great for expanding their descriptive vocabulary .