The material consists in two sets of geometric insets. Each figure has a wooden knob and fits perfectly into the yellow square frame of 15x15 cm. The first set has 5 regular polygonal geometric figures whereas the second set contains curved geometric figures. The insets and frames are made of blue and yellow coloured metal. Each set is presented on an inclined wooden stand (to be bought seperately: LI02 and LI02-A). The wooden turned knobs are made of beechwood.
A METAL COLOURED LANGUAGE INSETS
The language insets (also called the metal insets because originally they were made of varnished metal) can be used from the age of three years. The direct aim is to develop fine motor skills in preparation for writing. Moreover, it educates the visual sense for geometry and helps to better comprehend geometrical design.