Ten wooden rods of the same square cross-section varying in length from decimetre to one metre. Each rod increased in length by one decimetre or by the smallest rod’s length.
- To develop the child’s visual and muscular perception of length
- To develop the child’s co-ordination of movement and fine motor control
- To give the child experience in grading, comparison with different lengths
Age: From 2 years onwards
This is part of the sensorial Montessori Cirriculum
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