Have you ever wished that your child would be more interested in math and counting skills, useful things rather than playing video and computer games all day. Well here's the solution! With the Melissa & Doug Abacus, your child will love to shift the colorful beads from one side to the other on this classic counting tool. They will be able to count from 1 to 100 with ease, learning colors, and patterns as well.
Used by ancient peoples as a calculator, this wooden toy is still relevant today and can serve the same purpose by helping your child learn how to count and calculate. The beads are in carefully stacked rows according to color, making this stacked toy a perfect way for your child to also learn color recognition. Patterns are also great fun to make on this stacking toy.
This Melissa & Doug abacus a perfect template to organize the beads according to color and number, engaging your child in play while still teaching him or her valuable educational lessons about counting and patterns. Why buy an expensive math computer game when this toy teaches the same exact skills, even with multiplication and division. This is a multi-purpose toy when it comes to calculations; not only can your child count, add and subtract, they can also multiply and divide on this abacus. The colors of the beads make it easy to differentiate between sets and groups of numbers, making this a toy that is also a useful tool for math instruction.
This wooden toy is the perfect use for your money if you are looking for something that is both fun and educational, and will keep your child occupied without being in front of a screen, encouraging hands-on learning. It is a purchase you will not regret!
This Melissa & Doug Abacus is suitable for children 3 years +