The Grapat Perpetual Calendar is designed to be used with the 12 Nins & numbered cubes to display the day and month of the year in true Waldorf style. Children benefit from associating colour with concepts such as dates, also being able to self-select and manipulate the loose part resources themselves. Moreover, this material is not structured, which allows for it to be used in a broad number of ways. They don’t have eyes, or a gender. This way, it’s the children who can develop their own stories and it’s them who decide which character they are
The Grapat Perpetual Calendar with Nins includes 12 Nins in natural, 1 beech wood bowl, 2 wooden cubes and a circular 4-piece month platform. Recommended for children aged 12 months+.however the concepts are more suited to 3.5 years+
Grapat is a small family business that encourages free play, loose parts, open and unstructured material. They propose a material without instructions, the only premise is to let do, without time, slowly. A material that incites, invites, causes the creation of diverse worlds, fantastic, realistic, invented …
The Grapat rings are sold separately.