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Encourage diverse and inclusive play through a variety of representative sets that showcase the families, friends, and communities all around us.

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Image of Friends with Special Needs - Set of 5
Friends with Special Needs - Set of 5
Item: 63572
Status: In Stock
$37.95
18 months & up. This set of five friends represents various abilities, ethnicities, and genders illustrating that everyone is unique and special in their own way. These friends make the perfect addition to any dollhouse and are able to teach so many about different types of people. Figures measure 5" tall. Blocks not included.
Image of Family Diversity Blocks
Family Diversity Blocks
Item: 34921
Status: In Stock
$66.95
3 years & up. Playing with the game blocks to build different kinds of families will encourage natural questions and discussions. The blocks promote awareness and facilitates the knowledge of the different family models that exist today. Includes adult and children bodies, different skin colors, different hair colors, and different genders for children to place as many mixes of families as they can. Includes 33 pieces, 12 activity sheets, and teaching guide.
Image of Children From Around the World Wooden Block Figures - 17 Pieces
Children From Around the World Wooden Block Figures - 17 Pieces
Item: 32328
Status: In Stock
$37.95
12 months & up. Celebrate diversity with this wonderful set of Children From Around the World Wooden Block Play Figures. This sturdy set showcases children across the globe in traditional and non-traditional dress. These blocks promote block play, fine motor skills, dramatic play, and exploration. Use this set of 17 figures in an interactive lesson about diversity and inclusion. Figures are approximately 2.75"H.
Image of Block Play Friends With Diverse Abilities
Block Play Friends With Diverse Abilities
Item: 47303
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Encourage role play with this set that allows children to learn positive awareness and inclusive attitude towards individuals with physical challenges. Bring diversity to your child's play house with the differently abled figurines. These figures add inspiration and social awareness to playtime. Great for introducing children to different kinds of people. Learning is best accomplished with hands-on-fun and tangible experiences. Solid vinyl figures are approximately 5 inches tall. Set of 6.
Image of Sensory Stones: Little People Like Me - 10 Pieces
Sensory Stones: Little People Like Me - 10 Pieces
Item: 301028
Status: In Stock
$37.95
2 years & up. Which one are you? These charming, tactile Little People Like Me have been designed to represent different skin tones, helping children identify with the figures and see themselves in play. Their minimal features and neutral expressions allow children to attribute any emotion to them making imaginative play and storytelling completely open-ended. Made from a durable stone mix and easily washable, they are perfect companions for all sorts of adventures, both inside and outdoors.… More »
Image of Community Workers 3" Tall - 8 Pieces
Community Workers 3" Tall - 8 Pieces
Item: 30824
Status: In Stock
$24.95
18 months & up. From a firefighter to a caring doctor, this set of eight community workers represents many of the occupations children see throughout their community. These figures are easy to grip and perfect for an interactive lesson about careers. Children will delight as they identify familiar faces from their community, some they may know personally. These Community Workers are the perfect way to have a conversation about children's future occupations all while promoting fine motor skills… More »
Image of Neighborhood Friends - 8 Pieces
Neighborhood Friends - 8 Pieces
Item: 30872
Status: In Stock
$24.95
18 months & up. These six friends ready to go on adventures along with the neighborhood's dog and cat! These figures in brightly colored clothing are great for role-playing activities and developing oral language skills. Encourage dramatic play and fine motor functions with this easy to grip set of neighborhood friends. Use these figures in a lesson about the importance of diversity, friendship, and getting along. Each friend measures 2.75" tall and twists at the waist. 8 pieces.
Image of Around the World Dolls - 8 Pieces
Around the World Dolls - 8 Pieces
Item: 63440
Status: In Stock
$52.95
18 months & up. Children can engage in a historic cultural journey while playing with the eight Around the World Dolls. These 5" figures represent four males and four females dressed in traditional clothing from seven various cultures distinctly represented in this set of dolls. These dolls are great for storytelling and will help children introduce diversity to pretend play by exploring a different culture. 8 pieces.
Image of Family Sets - 4 Pieces Each
Family Sets - 4 Pieces Each
Item: 63502P
Status: In Stock
$33.95 - $126.95
18 months & up. These chunky figures were designed for small hands and allow for easy gripping during play. This charming family set will have young children engaged in meaningful dramatic play either independently or with friends. Each family includes an adult male and female and a male and female child. Father measures 5.75"H and child 4"H. Each set has 4 pieces.
Image of Wooden Community People - 42 Pieces
Wooden Community People - 42 Pieces
Item: 32069
Status: In Stock
$81.95
2 years & up. This set of 42 high-quality wooden figurines include community workers, athletes, and people of varying ages, cultures, and abilities. Promote block play, dramatic play, and fine motor skills when you add these wonderful friends to your classroom. Encourage children to point our figures that are familiar to them. Use these wooden family and community people to teach a fun lesson about careers, families, diversity, and inclusion. The figures measure approximately 2.25" to 3" high.
Image of Homes Around the World Wooden Blocks - 15 Pieces
Homes Around the World Wooden Blocks - 15 Pieces
Item: 32327
Status: In Stock
$65.95
12 months & up. Add traditional international houses to your block play center with this exciting set. This vibrant, wooden set of family dwellings includes a variety of homes from all over the world and are great for encouraging block play while teaching children the unique ways people live. Use these in a lesson about diversity and teach children about the regions these homes can be found. The tallest building measures 5" high. Set of 15.
Image of Friends and Family Set - 10 Pieces
Friends and Family Set - 10 Pieces
Item: 63573
Status: In Stock
$55.95
18 months & up. This ten-piece set of friends and family represents multiple cultures, ages, and genders. There are even two different pets! These easy to grip pieces are great for promoting dramatic play and fine motor skills. Children can role-play people in their family, circle of friends, neighborhood, and more! Use these figures in brightly colored clothes in a lesson about diversity and inclusion. The Tallest figure is 5" tall. Blocks not included. 10 pieces.
Image of World Landmarks - Set of 8
World Landmarks - Set of 8
Item: 32431
Status: In Stock
$61.95
18 months & up. The large plastic models can be used as a block play prop, a model for making replicas out of blocks or clay and exploring the global world around us. Set of eight famous landmarks from all around the world. Includes: Great Wall of China, Colosseum, Taj Mahal, Mount Rushmore, Sphinx, Moai on Easter Island, Arc de Triomphe in Paris and Temple of Inscriptions. Taj Mahal measures 3.75"W x 3.25"H.
Image of Block Family Play Set - Caucasian
Block Family Play Set - Caucasian
Item: 45112
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Encourage role play and add realism to doll house activities. This multi-generational family of 8 is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H. Also excellent for use in block play area.
Image of Block Family Play Set - Hispanic
Block Family Play Set - Hispanic
Item: 95876
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Encourage role play and add realism to doll house activities. This multi-generational Hispanic family of 8 is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H.
Image of Everyone's Family Wooden People - 26 Pieces
Everyone's Family Wooden People - 26 Pieces
Item: 37169
Status: In Stock
$51.95
12 months & up. 26 wooden people blocks with realistic images representing different ethnicities, ages, abilities and genders. A fantastic toy for pretend play and role-playing, as well as opening up conversations about diversity, equality and belonging. The images are printed using non-toxic heat transfer technology and sealed with a clear matte varnish to ensure they last for years to come. Great addition to block play centers. Pieces range from 2.5" to 3.5" in height.
Image of Block Family Play Set - African-American
Block Family Play Set - African-American
Item: 45113
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Encourage dramatic play and add realism to dollhouse activities with this fun Family Play Set. This family dressed in bright colors features ages ranging from an infant to grandparents. Use these figures for an interactive storytime or to teach your children about different generations of your family. This family of eight is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free-standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H.
Image of Wooden Wedgie Friends with Special Needs - Set of 5
Wooden Wedgie Friends with Special Needs - Set of 5
Item: 31664
Status: In Stock
$17.95
3 years & up. Introduce special needs children to the block center. The wooden set includes 5 freestanding children facing different life challenges. Promote positive awareness and role modeling during block play. Tallest figure stands 4.5" tall. Figures are printed on both sides, showing the front and back. Set of 5.
Image of MyFamilyBuilders™ - 48 Magnetic Blocks
MyFamilyBuilders™ - 48 Magnetic Blocks
Item: 32389
Status: In Stock
$94.95
12 months & up. Celebrate diversity in a unique way with this fun set of magnetic people blocks. Encourage children to explore a world of possibilities by building one-of-a-kind characters and modern families. With over 2,000 possible combinations, you can make a unique character by using one block for the head, body, and legs. Up to eight combinations can be made at one time with the magnetic blocks. Twenty-five big cards are included to play five games, starting conversations and creating… More »
Image of Wooden Architectural Unit Blocks - 40 Pieces
Wooden Architectural Unit Blocks - 40 Pieces
Item: 89405
Status: In Stock
$78.95
3 years & up. Bring an international element to block play with these wonderful Durable Wooden Architectural Unit Blocks for Building and Block Play. This 40 piece maple wood set of wooden columns and shapes are inspired by Roman, English, Middle-Eastern and Asian architecture. Encourage your children to use their imagination to build unique structures or to recreate their favorite buildings. Compatible with unit blocks.
Image of Wooden Wedgie Families - 28 Pieces
Wooden Wedgie Families - 28 Pieces
Item: 31657
Status: In Stock
$71.95
3 years & up. Wooden self-standing figures each with different poses. Perfect for block play, role modeling and self awareness. Each set of multi-generational families include a pair of grandparents, parents, a brother, sister, and baby. Figures are printed on both sides, showing the front and back. Tallest figure stands 5.5" tall. 28 Pieces.
Image of Block Family Play Set - Asian
Block Family Play Set - Asian
Item: 95877
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Encourage role play and add realism to doll house activities. This multi-generational Asian family of 8 is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H. Also excellent for use in block play area.
Image of Tabletop Notch Blocks - Western
Tabletop Notch Blocks - Western
Item: 37454P
Status: In Stock
$92.95 - $136.95
3 years & up. Children can experience Western-inspired architecture, indoors and outdoors, using the Notch Blocks Western set. Plastic, neutral-colored blocks feature notched parts that easily connect for strong, detailed builds. Using included ladders and bridge pieces, children can build different structures with varying elevated platforms and span natural elements. Set includes 10 double-sided build cards. Available in sets of 85 pieces or 129 pieces.
Image of Tabletop Notch Blocks - Eastern
Tabletop Notch Blocks - Eastern
Item: 37640P
Status: In Stock
$92.95 - $136.95
3 years & up. Children can experience Eastern-inspired architecture, indoors and outdoors, building with the Notch Blocks Eastern set. Solid plastic, neutral-colored blocks feature notched parts that easily connect for strong, detailed builds. Using included ladders and bridge pieces, children can build different structures with varying elevated platforms and span natural elements. Set includes 10 double-sided build cards. Available in 87 pieces or 132 pieces.