But it is logical that if there are natural aptitudes to easy acquisition of culture, we should take advantage of them, and surround the child with things to handle which in themselves convey steps in culture.
The Leaf Cards aid the child in moving from the concrete representation of leaf shapes to abstraction. There are three series of 18 cards that correspond to the leaf shapes contained within the Botany Cabinet. In the first series, the forms are filled in (solid), the second series has a thick outline of each shape, and the third series has a thin outline...
A wooden cabinet with 3 shelves to store the Leaf Cards.
Wooden cabinet with 7 drawers. The cabinet contains either the Botany Insets or the Geometric Insets. Measures: 47,5x31,5x23h cm. (Insets sold separately)
10 plastic cards illustrating the different land and water form shapes. These cards (20x20 cm) match the land and water form trays, and can be used for the abstraction and naming of the land and water forms.