Cuisenaire Rods
Manipulatives and More

Cuisenaire rods are often used in the elementary school classroom. Shown below are a few problems that illustrate their usefulness. 

Factors & Multiples

A row of rods of the same color is called a one-color train. Here is a one-color train that represents the number 12.


Steve Kifowit
Prairie State College
Chicago Heights, IL 60411