Count on this classic wooden "calculator" for years of play and learning! The solid hardwood base and frame holds 10 thick coated wires with 10 colorful wooden beads on each -- 100 beads in all. Slide the beads for a visual and hands-on way to learn numbers and math concepts and to explore patterns and colors. Fun activity ideas included!
Kids can enjoy educational fun with the Melissa & Doug Abacus. This wooden calculator helps teach math skills, patterning and color recognition. The abacus toy promotes counting by moving the beads on the frame. This helps to develop a visual and tactile relationship with numbers and early math concepts. Kids can have fun sliding, sorting and counting with the colorful beads and develop fine motor skills. Melissa & Doug toys are designed to nurture creativity and imagination. They inspire exploration and create engaging play.