Linking cubes classroom set includes 500 2cm blocks in 10 bright colours, comprising 400 cubes, 50 triangles and 50 quadrants, as well as 4 base boards and 42 x 2-sided activity cards in a sturdy storage container.
The double-sided numbered cards become more challenging as the numbers increase and contain a variety of ideas for learning about creative construction, shape and space, pattern, sequence, symmetry and numeracy.
14 x red border cards numbered 1-28 for early years, illustrating how to recreate familiar objects, e.g. tree, giraffe, crocodile.
28 x green and blue border cards numbered 1-56 for learning different areas of mathematics:
1-10 = Position
11-16 = Building Blocks
17-24 = Pattern
25-42 = Numeracy
43-48 = 2D Shapes
49-54 = 3D Shapes
55-56 = Symmetry
Supports the following areas of learning:
• Maths – pattern
• Maths – counting & sorting
• Physical Development – motor skills
• Physical Development – construction
• Expressive Arts & Design – imaginative play
• Personal Development – collaborative play
Specification: Cube size: 20mm. Card size: 172 x 114mm. Pk546 (including 4 base boards and 42 activity cards). Suitable from 3 years.
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