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Cuisenaire Squares

These squares have been made from Cuisenaire rods. Can you describe the pattern? What would the next square look like?

Rod Fractions

Pick two rods of different colours. Given an unlimited supply of rods of each of the two colours, how can we work out what fraction the shorter rod is of the longer one?

Cuisenaire Environment

An environment which simulates working with Cuisenaire rods.

Cuisenaire Spirals

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level
Perhaps try making a spiral with no gaps first.
Is it possible?
What do you notice about the lengths of the rods?
How are you fitting the rods together each time?
What rules are you following?