This wooden "calculator" helps teach math skills, patterning and color recognition. Counting and moving the beads on this wooden frame develops a visual and tactile relationship with numbers and early math concepts. But to a child sliding, sorting and counting on this colorful abacus, feels like fun
Melissa & Doug Animal-Pattern Blocks
These friendly animals welcome inquisitive kids. Plastic patterns fit together in different ways to fill the recessed well in each picture, challenging problem-solving skills while playfully introducing early math concepts and geometric shapes.
What You Get
A perfect first manipulative! Five two-sided wooden pattern boards with ten designs feature recessed spaces for secure shape placement. Brightly colored geometric shapes complete the pictures and can also be used for color and shape matching activities. Everything stores neatly in the sturdy wooden