This fruit is ideal for encouraging imaginative play & promoting healthy eating concepts. Made from quality wood and non-toxic paints, these vibrant Fresh Fruit shapes are a fantastic addition to the Hape Market Stand (359554) or Giant Kitchen (334680). The shapes feature velcro and can be cut in half and then reattached for hours of enjoyment. Engaging in this type of role play activities will introduce Mathematical concepts such as problem solving, fractions, whole numbers and shape recognition, develop fine motor and communication skills. A fabulously versatile resource, compliment with the Fresh Market Vegetables (368035) set to increase the potential for learning. Fruit set includes 13 pieces of fruit: banana, orange, apple, kiwi, pear, lemon and wooden cutting knife.