Toys and Education
Ninety percent (90%) of geodes are filled with beautiful crystals. Breaking open geodes is fun. Having a set of 10 geodes of assorted sizes means even more fun! Scientific information on geode formation and safety information for breaking geodes is provided. Makes a terrific gift or party activity and allows youngsters to discover the beauty of nature. Adult supervision recommended.
“ This product was chosen to be featured in Mothering's 2011 Natural Toy Guide; a selection of our best picks for holiday toys and children's gifts. Where to buy: Nature's Crib Manufacturer: Maple Landmark Price: $18.60 Made in: USA, Vermont Made of: locally sourced, responsibly harvested maple with hardwood components no finish “just wood and glue" Other details: 7.5" x 4.75" x...” --Melanie Mayo
“ This product was chosen to be featured in Mothering's 2011 Natural Toy Guide; a selection of our best picks for holiday toys and children's gifts. Where to buy: Nature's Crib Manufacturer: Maple Landmark Price: $24.95 Made in: USA Made of: Maple Wood Other details: 4x4x6" Why we love it: What could be more basic than a shape sorter? I love this one for its simple, finely crafted...” --Melanie Mayo
You can pretend you're a treasure hunter when you dig in to the earthen block and get your own rocks, minerals, or crystals.
You too can find the pirate's stash by digging in to the plaster and carefully extracting the 5 genuine coins with the brush or cloth.
Find real fossils by digging like an archeologist in this earthen block plaster.
Now you and your children can pretend to be geologists as you carefully dig through the earthen block to find 2 pieces of amethyst.
You and your children can become paleontologists and dig up your very own t-rex with this kit. Use the digging tool to scrape the plaster away, carefully remove the various pieces and assmble the skeleton with modeling glue (not included).