Grapat Perpetual Calendar (without Nins)
Available first week of August 2019
Made In: Spain
Age: 18 months +
Safety: Manufactured according to the stringent European toy safety directive EN-71
This Grapat toy set includes 1 beech wood bowl, 2 wooden cubes and a circular 4 piece month platform.
If you already have a set of Nins or wooden peg dolls you can use this Waldorf calendar frame to display the day of the month and month of the year. This gives children a physical reference point that they can use to touch the day with and develop and understanding of the passing of time. This is a beautiful tactile piece that can also be used for play.
Each coloured Nin or peg doll figure represents a month of the year according to Waldorf teachings. Along with the wooden cube the day of the month and the month of the year can be displayed. This gives children a physical reference point that they can use to touch the day with and develop and understanding of the passing of time. This is a beautiful tactile piece that can also be used for play.
Grapat toys are hand made using natural wood and water based stain. Colours and wood grains vary as does life itself. Over time wood can wear with play.
Grapat toys are designed to embolden the natural desire to play within every child. Simplistic toys made from natural materials allow children to play freely without rules or structure, playing discovering and learning. Sure to be a favourite with Montessori toy lovers, counting, sorting and open ended play galore. Grapat toys are famed for the “Nins”, a beautiful range of traditional Waldorf toy peg dolls available in a plethora of colours and designs that give them real character. Grapat toys exude the natural beauty of the earth made using locally sourced sustainable wood and finished with water based colour stain that is safe for children and will not chip away. Nurture your child’s instincts to play and create their own imaginary worlds with Grapat.
your child’s instincts to play and create their own imaginary worlds with Grapat.
For care or cleaning of the parts, wipe with a damp cloth and dry immediately.