Wooden Cuisenaire Rods - Teachers Introductory Set
These wooden rods are of 1cm square cross-section and are in ten different colours, each of a different unit length.
They can therefore represent in a concrete way the whole number bonds and their relationships and for a simple demonstration of addition and subtraction.
The set of 74 rods comes with two plastic trays with a leaflet offering a few suggestions for classroom use with groups of 2-3 students.
Cuisenaire Rods can be used to reinforce a variety of numeracy skills:
Addition and Subtraction
Multiplication and Division
Probability and Statistics
These Cuisenaire Rods come in ten different lengths that can be assigned different numeric values or units of measure
This introductory set includes:
74 Wooden Cuisenaire Rods: 22 white (shortest), 12 red, 10 light green, 6 purple and 4 each of yellow, dark green, black, brown, blue and orange (longest)
Storage trays with lid