If you can't find/buy the figurines then print a pic, laminate and attach to block
Multicultural Art Project: "Henna Hands" teaches kids about the use of henna, a traditional art form that has been practiced in India, areas of the Middle east, and parts of Africa for hundreds of years. #artprojects
How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom. One of the BEST articles I've read on science centers both general and specific. Also provides fiction and nonfiction texts to pair with the centers.