The Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Cube is a wooden take on a classic children's toy. Made out of simple and natural wood, it is the ultimate shape sorter. Featuring 12 vibrantly colored shapes that make a satisfying thunk as they fall into this natural-finish hardwood cube, this wooden toy is sure to please your child as they learn their shapes and colors. There are 3 green pieces, 3 red pieces, 3 blue pieces, and 3 yellow pieces. Each piece comes in a different shape, giving your child a variety of shapes to sort through.
Once your child drops a shape into the box, it is very simple to slide open the lid and take the colorful shapes back out of the box. This wooden toy can keep your child engaged in activities that are very educational. They will be able to develop more awareness about shapes, colors, and have a better sense of spatial awareness by seeing how the various shapes fit into their specific slots.
From simply fitting the shapes into slots, to identifying the shapes by colors and contours, you can definitely use this toy to help your child learn their shapes and colors by asking them to identify the shapes according to any of its physical characteristics, helping your child to learn the names of shapes.
The Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Cube is an excellent use of your money if you enjoy the aesthetics of wooden toys over plastic toys. Also, wood toys are much more durable than plastic ones and more environmentally friendly. This toy also stacks nicely for easy storage in your child's playroom.
This Melissa & Doug sorting toy is recommended for children 2 years and up