Mother Layer Puzzle by Beleduc
Mother Layer Puzzle by Beleduc is a 25-piece, 5-layer wooden puzzle. It shows a mother's pregnancy in 5 stages. Designed in Belgium, this is a highly educational and clever toy. It is an especially good toy to show how a baby grows inside a mother's tummy. It is also a good way to prepare young children to a new baby and to help them join in the excitement.
Layer puzzles like Mother Layer Puzzle by Beleduc are brain food for young minds. They help develop reasoning and problem-solving abilities, refine hand-eye coordination, and strengthen fine motor skills. Fine motor skills play an important role in preparing kids to be self-sufficient. Such skills are critical in a child's ability to use a spoon to eat, to write legibly with a pencil, to turn pages in a book, to dress, or to brush his or her teeth. When playing with others, puzzles are also good for social development like learning to take turns and sharing strategies. This one has the added feature of teaching beyond these with its strong educational content.
Made Of / Made In
Mother Layer Puzzle by Beleduc is made out of Baltic birch, which is commonly found in the Americas and Europe. It is dyed with non-toxic, water-based dyes from Europe. Parts are assembled in China under stringent quality control conditions.
Manufacturer / Safety Compliance
Beleduc toys are found in preschools throughout Europe. They are known for their high quality and exceptional learning values. All toys are tested in kindergartens before they are produced. Beleduc partners with teachers to meet the highest developmental and educational standards. The collaborative creations marry traditional designs, advanced understanding of age appropriate learning, and modern technologies.
Beleduc toys are part of HaPe International. HaPe is a German company with a manufacturing facility in China. HaPe closely oversees toy production with uncompromising quality controls. Beleduc toys, as with all HaPe toys, conform to the heavy metal (toxicology) testing as required by the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) for US and Canada. They also meet all industry standards including the EN 71 (European Standards) and proudly bears the CE mark.