Your child gets gears, shapes, colors and fun galore with the Gear Up Geo Blocks from the Small World Toys Ryan's Room collection.... This 12-piece sorting board introduces shapes and colors. When the blocks are stacked and the gears mesh, they really turn. Mix and match the different blocks and learn the names of shapes and colors. Helps children practice hand-eye coordination, concentration, and expand their vocabulary. Bright colors and patterns make this unusual sorting board a hit with children 12 months and over. Measures 11''W x 4.25''D x 3.5''H. The Small World Ryan's Room collection inspires discovery and imagination, fostering valuable developmental skills kids will use for a lifetime. We call it play with a purpose - kids just call it fun. Small World Toys has been a leading toy manufacturer for 50 years. We believe that play is an integral and necessary part of a child's development and education. At Small World Toys, we are committed to developing fun, innovative, high quality products for children of all ages. Read More
<div class="aplus"><h4>The Learning Journey Techno Gears Marble Mania Vortex 2.0 Construction Set</h4> <div id="text0" class="a-sp...acing-small"><p>Launch your way through cool ?glow in the dark? tracks with the Techno Gears Marble Mania Vortex 2.0. The automatic marble launcher is just one feature of this over 300+ piece construction set. Fun space sounds, 3-D connectors and glowing channels will have the entire family enjoying this new twist on a traditional marble run. Colors may vary. Requires three ?AA? batteries (not included). Ages 8+ years.</p></div> <div class="two-third-col"> <div class="leftImage" style="width: 300px;"> <div id="image0"><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31lzdrQrhaL.jpg" alt=""><div class="imageCaption">Vortex 2.0 - Space Series</div></div> </div> <div class="leftImage" style="width: 300px;"> <div id="image1"><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41EjyzN-6xL.jpg" alt=""><div class="imageCaption">Compatible with all Techno Gears sets</div></div> </div> <h5><div id="header1">Techno Gears Marble Mania</div></h5> <div id="text1" class="a-spacing-small"><p>Techno Gears Marble Mania are multi-piece construction sets that will allow young engineers to create their own masterpieces that work and move. Fifteen different sets provide encouragement for all levels and interests. Within each series (Adventure, Coaster, Race, Space and Tech) there are three levels of builds that are progressively more challenging. Additionally, the pieces are interchangeable between all sets. The only limit to your build is your imagination!</p></div> <h5><div id="header2">Educational Benefits</div></h5> <div id="text2" class="a-spacing-small"><p>The Learning Journey conducted extensive research of worldwide curriculums to determine the specific skills children need to develop during the various stages of their early lives. Extensive investigation revealed that the hundreds of specific skills identified fell into one or more defined categories. These categories were further developed and today make up The Learning Journey Skill Sets list. Look for these Skill Set icons on the back of The Learning Journey?s products! The following are the Educational Benefits for Techno Gears Marble Mania Vortex 2.0: Mathematics, Thinking/Learning and Scientific</p></div> <h5><div id="header3">How We Learn</div></h5> <div id="text3" class="a-spacing-small"><p>Traditional forms of learning focus mainly on the left side of the brain. The left side of the brain is the logical, mathematical side of the brain. When a book is read, the words enter the left side of the brain. However, research has shown that by incorporating the right side of the brain?the creative and artistic side of the brain?a child?s ability to learn can increase by as much as 90%! Simply stated, one learns by doing.</p></div> <h5><div id="header4">About The Learning Journey</div></h5> <div id="text4" class="a-spacing-small"><p>The Learning Journey has been designing, manufacturing and distributing an exclusive line of award-winning children?s interactive educational products. Since its start in 1995, The Learning Journey has focused on creating products that offer consumers excellent value ? both financially and educationally. Our exclusive products encourage learning and build confidence, helping children develop the skills they need to prepare for school and beyond.</p></div> </div> <div class="third-col last"> <div class="leftImage" style="width: 400px;"> <div id="image2"><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31psaOFaaaL.jpg" alt=""><div class="imageCaption">Glows in the Dark!</div></div> </div> <div class="break"> </div> <h5><div id="header5">Encourage Creativity</div></h5> <div id="text5" class="a-spacing-small"><p>The only limit is your creativity and imagination! Use your 300+ construction pieces to build your own MASTERPIECE! Contact The Learning Journey for alternative builds and replacements parts.</p></div> <br> <h5><div id="header6">Features</div></h5> <div id="list0"><ul class=""><li>300 colorful construction pieces </li><li>Automatic marble launcher </li><li>Expands knowledge of mechanics and engineering </li><li>Includes 10 marbles </li><li>Glow in the dark tracks</li></ul></div> </div> </div> Read More
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Shift problem-solving into high gear, with this ingenious take on the classic wood shape sorter! Besides matching shapes and color...s, kids must turn the interlocking gears just right to fully open up the holes. (The gears have an extra secret to discover: align the heart-shaped gear correctly, and the other gears line up, too!) The blocks drop inside with a pleasing 'thunk,' then slide out the chute on the side. Let's do it again! For ages 12 months and up. This educational toy develops fine-motor coordination, shape, color, and spatial recognition, and analytical thinking Made of birch wood; finished with non-toxic, water-based paint Shape sorter is 7 1/2"L x 3 1/2"W x 11"H; each of the five blocks is roughly 1 1/2" cubed Read More