Can you make a train the same length as Laura's but using three differently coloured rods? Is there only one way of doing it?
Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire
Here are some rods that are different colours. How could I make a dark green rod using yellow and white rods?
Find out what a "fault-free" rectangle is and try to make some of
How many trains can you make which are the same length as Matt's, using rods that are identical?
An environment which simulates working with Cuisenaire rods.
A thoughtful shepherd used bales of straw to protect the area
around his lambs. Explore how you can arrange the bales.
A train building game for 2 players.
Train game for an adult and child. Who will be the first to make the train?
Use the Cuisenaire rods environment to investigate ratio. Can you
find pairs of rods in the ratio 3:2? How about 9:6?
Use the fraction wall to compare the size of these fractions -
you'll be amazed how it helps!
These squares have been made from Cuisenaire rods. Can you describe
the pattern? What would the next square look like?
Using the picture of the fraction wall, can you find equivalent