Shake music time up with Mini Maracas by Hape! This easy to use instrument is perfect for your child to begin exploration of music, beats, and rhythm. Your toddler will find it easy to make music as these maracas are sized for small curious hands. These instruments complements other musical toys by Hape such as Rhythm Set, Rainbow Xylophone, Little Drummer, Mr. Tambourine, and Pound and Tap Bench. Wood for this toy comes from an FSC-managed forest accented with water-based paint and is made to meet the strictest of safety standards. Hape toys are designed to enhance developmental skills and are intended to last generations.