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100 Bead Giant Abacus

The Giant Abacus is an ideal resource to introduce children to the five and ten structure of numbers. Using these numbers as reference points, children can combine and partition numbers to investigate strategies for counting, addition and subtraction.

Children who are fluent with five and ten as reference points are unlikely to rely on long sequences of counting-by-ones when adding or subtracting.
Robert, Wright J., et al.(2006). Teaching Number in the Classroom

The Giant Abacus has a solid wooden frame and stands 565mm high.
The removable stainless steel rods allow you to customise the colour arrangement of the wooden beads.
Wooden Beads are 36 x 22mm

$249.00 (Excl. GST)

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