Rods come in 10 different sizes and colours. Each colour represents a different rod length that can be assigned a different numeric value or unit of measure.
Longest rod measures 10cm.
Use to reinforce: Addition & subtraction, fractions & decimals, multiplication & division, pattern & algebra, geometry & measurement, probability & statistics.
Could even use in loose parts as an introduction to the resource.
Recommended for children aged 3 and above. Adult Supervision always recommended due to small parts.