A playful introduction to the world of fractions -- whole, halves, quarters and eighths.
A playful introduction to the world of fractions -- whole, halves, quarters and eighths. Children may find fractions frustrating, but by using their eyes and hands, the concept can become more concrete for them. There are many possibilities that result in "one" and with the fraction circle, these possibilities can be easily explained and experienced using eyes and hands. The pieces can also be arranged and stacked to create simple designs. This set includes 15 blocks and 1 base.
The board measures 6.5 x 6.5 x 1.25 inches, fraction block pieces are 0.75 inches thick. Handcrafted from solid wood and colored with non-toxic water based stains in shades of blue, turquoise and green.
Made in Europe.