Grimm's Spiel & Holz 36 Blocks (1.3 x 1.3 x 1.3 in / each)
This set is Sold Out. Consider the NEW and updated larger block-sized set also by Grimm's.
This exceedingly beautiful set of 36 Blocks by Grimm's will inspire the imagination of young children and adult alike. Rich and vibrant, babies to adults will want to play with them again and again. Build towers, walls, pyramids, and any number of unique creations. Make learning basic math fun by using the colorful wooden blocks as aids to help children understand addition, substraction, fractions and physical dimensions (length, width, height).
Each block size exceeds US and European safety standards for choking hazard. Made in Germany. Certified child-safe and non-toxic.
It is well known that toy blocks serve as building blocks for children's creativity. Research also shows a strong link to literacy development. A recent study reported in the October 2007 issue of Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine finds a strong association between playing with building blocks and a significant increase in language scores in young children. On average, kids who played with blocks scored 15 percent higher on their language assessment than those who did not.
Made Of / Made In
36 Blocks by Grimm's is mainly made of alder, lime, maple or cherry wood. They are stained with water-based dyes and natural oils that allow the natural beauty of the wood grain to come through. Made in Germany under stringent safety and quality controls.
Manufacturer / Safety Compliance
A multi-award winning company, Grimm's is known of its high-quality wooden toys, especially for its finely-crafted, creative and beautifully-stained wooden puzzles. Few are more distinctive and creative. Grimm's is a German company with roots that date back nearly three decades, when it first began as Spiel und Holz Design. Many of Grimm’s products have earned the Spiel Gut distinction -- a quality mark awarded by the German Design Association's Committee of Games and Toys. Such an award recognizes high quality children toys that are also ecologically sensible. The toys are made in Germany using mainly alder, lime, maple and cherry wood. All are expertly hand painted or oiled by hand. All dyes used are child-safe, water-based paints or natural oils. Grimm's meets or exceeds the effective norms of the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) and EN 71 (European Standards).