6 months & up. Help children develop recognition of shapes and colors. Encourage eye-hand coordination, problem solving and fine and gross motor skill development. Elliptical two-part shape sorter with 8 colorful shapes to fit in corresponding holes. Each piece slides easily into the chute cut-outs on both the top and bottom of the sorter. Made from recycled milk cartons. Dishwasher safe. Made in the USA from food-safe, 100% recycled plastic.