Due to raw material shortage and overwhelming demand, we are unable to fulfill new orders of Alphabet Trains in any color other than PRIMARY at this time. In addition, any name that contains the letter E will be shipped AFTER X-Mas. We apologize for the inconvenience
This high-quality Montessori shape stacker helps little ones work on their gross motor skills and provides wonderful tactile experiences. Made from locally, sustainably harvested, solid hardwood maple, each piece is sanded smooth with engraved details. The entire stack measures just shy of 5" tall (each piece is 0.75" thick) and the largest shape, circle, is 5.7" across. The dowel to hold the pieces is a hefty 1" thick.
Features of the Shape Stacker:
Made in the US
Introduces 4 basic educational concepts:
Shapes - the shapes are a triangle, square, pentagon, hexagon, octagon, and circle
Shape Names - each of the shapes have the name of the shape engraved on the side
Numbers - each of the sides of the shape has a number engraved on the top; triangle has 1-2-3, square 1-2-3-4, and so on.
Patterning & Pattern Recognition - smallest to the largest size