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  Abacus
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For centuries, the abacus has proven itself time and time again as a superior tool in developing mathematical skills.

This simple tool makes counting, colors, patterns, addition & subtraction a pleasure to practice and easy to demonstrate. Includes instructions.

Melissa & Doug quality as you've come to expect. Solid wooden construction, colorful beads that slide easily from side to side with a pleasant click, click, click.

If you want your kids to enjoy learning, toss this fun tool in the mix. This little number is an essential that will captivate them when they are toddlers, teach them as they grow, and bring back memories when they play with their own kids.

Melissa & Doug Abacus
  • A Great Value!
  • High Quality Frame
  • Classic Design
  • Solid Wooden Construction
  • Colorful Wooden Beads
  • 10 Rows of Colorful Beads, 10 Beads in Each Row
  • 100 Beads in All




    NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 3 years of age.



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      UPC 000772004930
      Manufacturer SKU 493
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 9/7/2004
      Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 3 years
      Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #770
      Dimension 12 inches X 12 inches X 3 inches



    Total Customer Reviews: 155
    Average Customer Rating: 4.72 (site average 4.56)
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    Posted 15 days ago by Kathy Sloan

    This is for a birthday gift, so he hasn't had a chance to play with it. The two kids I am sure will love this. Learning toy, built very well. Can't with to give it to him.

    Rating: 5
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    Posted 12/11/2013 by Xoxogirl101

    We use this for learning to count with our 2 yr old he thinks it's fun to slide th beads from one side to the other. When he's a little older we will teach him how to properly use it for adding and subtracting. It's nicely made and should last many years!!

    Rating: 5
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    Happy with product
    Posted 9/20/2013 by Courtney POUZIEUX

    There are so many things a child can do with an abacus....make patterns,, draw letters, count, add, subtract...I love the visual aspect.

    Rating: 5
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    Abacus - great teaching tool!
    Posted 9/3/2013 by Jane Tannenbaum

    We bought abacus to help our 4-year-old granddaughter learn the basics of arithmetics, such as: quantity, counting, addition, subtraction. This product is a great teaching and learning tool. It looks and feels great: it is colorful, the size is just right for a 4-year-old, it can stand on a table or on a child's lap: it is light-weight, although the construction is quite sturdy, the wood is polished and the quality of this product is superb. Most importantly, it took us just 20 minutes to help our granddaughter understand what such operations as addition and subtraction mean and she is doing these and other operations easily now.

    Rating: 5
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    Multiple ages
    Posted 12/25/2012 by JoAn Howard

    This was a Christmas gift to my grandchilren ages 5, 3 and 1.5. It wasn't the "big thing" by far, but all showed interest and their parents were really happy with the idea of a learning aid in the home.

    Rating: 4
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