To learn the concept of zero. To see the numerals 0 to 9 in their correct fixed sequence, and to match them with the correct number of loose Spindles.
3 - 4 years old.
- Two wooden boxes totaling ten compartments numbered 0 to 9 along the back
- A basket with 45 spindles
- eight pipe cleaners
There are 45 spindles. If the child makes an error when doing the activity, he will have either too few or too many spindles at the completion of the exercise.