3 years & up. Based upon the beauty of coral reefs, organic growth and organic connections, Coral Connections helps children create environments in a toy-based format. Soft, pliable plastic components feature snap fit and ball and joint connections to easily build horizontally, vertically or in web-like mesh. Sea creatures and a treasure chest help children build their own stories and visual and audible narratives as they construct ecosystems and form connections visually and spatially. Can be used indoors, outdoors, in sand, in water, and as a faux coral reef for real fish for STEM related activities. Integrate with arts and science lessons to extend the play-based narratives. Includes large, inspiration poster with example designs and beautiful, aquatic imagery. Store indoors. Available in 40 and 70 piece sets.
- Open-ended, organic shapes create aquatic ecosystems in a toy based format with friction-fit connections
- Each set includes 4 organic shapes inspired by the beauty of coral reefs for colorful sea creature to inhabit; the treasure chest opens and closes to add additional, exciting storylines
- Includes a large inspiration poster with design examples and corresponding, aquatic imagery
- Soft, pliable plastic components feature snap fit and ball and joint connections to easily build horizontally, vertically or in a web-like mesh
- Material allows for indoor, outdoor, or sand and water play for STEM related activities