Ten solid wooden rods divided into units by alternating colors of red and blue. The rods are constant in height and width (2.5cm) while they graduated in length from 10 cm to 1 meter.
The Number Rods introduce the child to quantity 1-10 and their corresponding number names
To learn the names 1 to 10 and to associate the names with the correct quantities. When used with the printed numerals the child learns to associate the figures with the actual quantities 1 to 10.