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seventh gift


The shapes of this gift are derived from the surfaces of the blocks of the earlier gifts. They can be introduced to the child by placing them on the blocks. Made of wood, cardboord or paper, these two dimensional shapes can be arranged by the child to create knowledge, beauty or life forms.


Children create these beautiful designs using one shape. This set of 60 pieces includes 10 pieces in each of the six colors of the rainbow.

patterns made with one shape

In the occupation of paper folding, these shapes appear as the child folds the paper.

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Each gift should aid the child to make the external internal, the internal external, and to find the unity between the two.

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