It started with Georges Cuisenaire.
Seventy-five years ago, Belgian teacher Georges Cuisenaire invented a unique system for helping students grasp abstract math concepts using colored cardboard strips of varying length. This predecessor to the classic product known worldwide as Cuisenaire Rods changed mathematics education forever.
Spark students' interest in mathematics and help them understand important math concepts as they progress from concrete representation to abstract thinking with our namesake math manipulative! Cuisenaire Rods provide endless opportunities to introduce, investigate, and reinforce key math topics, such as—addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, geometry, measurement, and more.
Cuisenaire Rods Small Group Set
Everything you need to start teaching with Cuisenaire Rods—set of color-related rods in a handy self-sorting tray and a Learning About… Cuisenaire Rods Activity Guide.
The name Cuisenaire® and the color sequence of the Rods are registered trademarks of ETA hand2mind™.