Guidecraft Shape Sorting Pounder offers a very smart tool to engage even the naughtiest kid in an action packed puzzle. This manipulative toy enhances hand and eye coordination at early stages of development while also making them aware of shape and pattern matching. The little wooden hammer is made to be smooth and light weight for the gentle kids to use. This shape sorting pounder comes with geometrical shapes that are fitted with strong vinyl rings within the holes. These vinyl rings hold the dowels perfectly in place. Kids would just love the smacking and hammering of these cute and colorful blocks down the dowel. The wooden pieces are simple and safe to use and are even conveniently portable to be carried to parks and other places. Measuring 10.5" L x 4" W x 9" H, this toy is ideal for kids of age 18 months and above.