Boxed set of Summer coloured Nins for open ended play. A rainbow of colours.
Grapat Aquamarina Summer Gift Box Contains: 3 Nins, 3 Nins with top, 3 mates, 9 rings, 9 coins.
Recommended age +12 months.
Grapat toys are hand made using natural wood and water based stain. Colours and wood grains may vary.
Each set in the series evokes a season and its elements are impregnated with the colors of the cycle of life.
In summer the fruits and vegetables mature, the days are radiant and the fields are filled with yellow and gold. Immense clear skies, the sea, the beach, the river: intense blues, greens and reds embrace us.
The combined Nins, rings and coins encourages children to create logical mathematical relationships from sorting and counting the many different shapes and colours of each piece. This simple action strengthens their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination and the many pieces that are included inspire open ended play.
Nins measure 6cm in height, Mates (cups) measure 5cm in height and coins and rings have a diameter of 4.7 cm.
Grapat is a small family business based in the beautiful countryside of Catalunya, Spain. Grapat create open ended resources to inspire free and autonomous play. Their only premise is to let children play, slowly, without time limits.
The resources are made by hand following traditional processes. The wood Grapat uses comes from sustainable forests and is a source of inspiration. It is robust, soft and hard, it is warm, it sounds and smells good! Natural water based dyes allow the wood veins to be seen and finishes are made with waxes and oils of vegeatable origin. Grapat have totally eliminated plastic from their packaging to contribute to the reduction of waste on the planet.
Grapat Sets promote creative and divergent thinking. Free play allows children to connect with their deepest desire and develop activity they need. The unstructured and open-ended play objects do not have a correct or incorrect way to be used, so work without instructions. Grapat materials are so open that they accompany the child in all their learning phases. The Nins, rings, coins, mates and other pieces are transformed into a symbolic materials for the creation of stories and the construction of small worlds, in addition to serving for mathematical, language and sensory games.