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Number & Computation A

Poly Plug

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Number & Computation B

Students' own timing device

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Number & Computation C

Cuisenaire Rods

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Pattern & Algebra A
(Free Tour & Member)

Mini Geofix squares
Mini Geofix triangles

3D Geoshapes (larger version of Geofix), square tiles, triangle tiles or wooden cubes will substitute for some Puzzles. (Mini Geofix triangles or Geoshape triangles are essential for the puzzle Tetrahedron Triangles.)

Pattern & Algebra B
(Free Tour & Member)

Square Tiles
Popsticks or plastic sticks

Cube blocks will substitute for square tiles. Cut drinking straws will substitute for popsticks. Sticks or straws should be about 10cm. Poly Plug can substitute for tiles or blocks.

Shape & Measurement A
(Free Tour & Member)

Sphinx
Trisquares
Triangle Tiles

Paper/card cutouts can substitute for Sphinx and Trisquares. Tricubes substitute for Trisquares if used only 'one storey' high. Mini Geofix triangles (Geoshape triangles) might substitute for Triangle Tiles.

Shape & Space A

Linking cubes
Tricubes

Tricubes can be made from linking cubes. Cuisenaire Rods work well for Building Views.
