M1 Puzzle (Counting & Shapes)

Description

Counting & shapes

Purpose

Learn counting, shapes, eye-hand coordination

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Brand: Treetoys

M2 Puzzle (Counting & Numbers)

Description

Counting & numbers

Purpose

Learn counting & numbers

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Brand: Treetoys

M3 Puzzle (Dog with numbers)

Description

Dog shape puzzle with recognition of numbers

Purpose

Learn numbers
Develop hand-eye co-ordination and dexterity

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M4 Numeral Bars

Description

Recognition of numbers

Purpose

Learn counting, numbers & their names, addition, subtraction

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M5 Number Rods

Description

Counting & number name association

Purpose

Learn counting & numbers, association of name with quantity, addition, subtraction

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DIY

Balsa wood, red & blue paint

M6 Spindle Box

Description

Counting & Numbers

Purpose

Learn counting & numbers association

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Trays with 10 numbered slots, popsticks

M7 1-to-1 correspondance

Description

Sort glass beads into ice cube tray, one glass bead in one slot.

Purpose

1-to-1 correspondance.
Prepare for maths.

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Prepare glass beads & ice cube tray (may also use small pieces of sponge, …etc, in place of glass beads)

M8 1 to 10 board

Description

Put one bead into each slot.

Purpose

1-to-1 correspondance.
Prepare for maths.
Pre-concept of odd & even numbers

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MDF board, cut slots from bath mat & glue upside down with hot glue gun & stick numbers as in photo.

M10 1 to 10 board with colored beads

Description

Put correct colored bead into each slot.

Purpose

1-to-1 correspondance.
Prepare for maths.
Pre-concept of odd & even numbers

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Same as M8, use color beads instead, i.e. red for 1, green for 2, pink for 3, yellow for 4, …etc.

M9 Spindle box modification

Description

Concept same as spindle box, however, I have used same color straws for numbers adding up to 10, i.e. 4 different colors set of 10 straws & 1 more color set of 5 straws.

Purpose

Concept of 0 & base ten math system

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Glue toilet rolls to cardboard using heat gun. Cut straws to size.