# Tag Archives: toys

### Graphing with the Lite-Brite

Do you have a Lite-Brite? Ready to use it to teach math? Continue Reading →

### Melissa & Doug’s Animal Pattern Blocks Set

Discover all sorts of great geometry things with Melissa & Doug’s Animal Pattern Blocks Set. Continue Reading →

### Rush Hour Traffic Jam Game

Think Fun’s Rush Hour Traffic Jam Game teaches patterns, logic, strategy… in other words: MATH! Continue Reading →

### Cuisenaire Rods

This is the first in the Cuisenaire Rods series. Video showing how to engage kids in learning coordinate pairs by tapping into their creativity. Continue Reading →

### Union, Intersection and the Empty Set

Check out this way to see how union and intersection work – using SnackTraps and blocks. Also, how the empty set works with them! Continue Reading →

### Teaching Subtraction Using a Balance

Balances are normally used for science stuff. Here’s how to teach subtraction using a balance. Continue Reading →

### Counting with Ordinal Numbers

Ordinal numbers are “1st, 2nd, 3rd, …” but we need these to count items to arrived at the final cardinal numbers. All this fancy math talk – why not make it fun with some colorful bugs! Continue Reading →

### How to Train the Brain to Understand the Transitive Property

Using Discovery Toys’ Think-It-Through tiles you can train the brain for the Transitive Property. Continue Reading →

### How to Teach Division in the Sandbox

Seeing division helps a great deal with understanding division. Especially when it comes to remainders. This video offers a tangible way to do this. Continue Reading →

### Using Toys as Curriculum Tools to Teach Arithmetic

Cups that are “built to scale” stop being just toys and start being the ideal curriculum tool to teach math and arithmetic! Continue Reading →