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Melissa & Doug Classic Wooden Abacus
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                02-12-2011, 06:39 AM by mhemingson

                My child got this for Christmas. He loves the feel of the beads on his hands. The bright colors are great and make it appealing to look at. I can't wait to use this when I homeschool him. This certainly helps make education more fun when you have a colorful manipulative!

                  08-21-2013, 12:11 AM by fayebond

                  My little girl was really into abacus's for about three months there, so she got two. This one from Melissa and Doug, and one from IKEA.  I bought this one because I thought, mistakenly, that it wasn't made in China.  Eh, wrong, its made in china, exactly like the one from IKEA.  



                  small footprint

                  nicely made




                  over 2x the price when new compared to other brands



                  Like it a little better fo...

                    08-22-2013, 10:43 AM by KaliShanti

                    We have had this abacus for 6 years. It is in perfect condition; very well made! I must say that it hasn't been played with a ton, but we have used it and it is very tough and well-made, like all M&D toys!

                      08-26-2013, 02:34 AM by camm731

                      This is a great toy for little hands, as they can easily move thing back and forth. Also a great way to talk about colors.

                        08-26-2013, 10:33 AM by John16n33

                        We LOVE this abacus.  I got it last year on sale not knowing for sure if Dd would like it or not.  Win for me because she loves it!  This is her go to manipulative during math lessons, I have put a lot of different things in front of her to try to keep it interesting but she always goes back to this!

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                        Melissa & Doug Classic Wooden Abacus

                        Description: This brightly colored wooden abacus is a great first calculator for kids to learn counting, patterns, colors and more. The 100 colorful wooden beads slide smoothly on this classically styled, high-quality frame.


                        Detail Value
                        Binding Toy
                        EAN 0000772004930
                        Feature Recommended Age Range 3 Years and up
                        Label Melissa and Doug
                        List Price $14.99
                        Manufacturer Melissa and Doug
                        Number Of Items 1
                        Product Group Toy
                        Product Type Name TOYS_AND_GAMES
                        Publisher Melissa and Doug
                        Studio Melissa and Doug
                        Title Melissa & Doug Classic Wooden Abacus
                        UPC 000772104937
                        Height 12 inches
                        Length 3 inches
                        Weight 1.76 pounds
                        Width 11.5 inches
                        Brand Melissa & Doug
                        MPN 493
                        Amazon Minimum Age 24
                        Manufacturer Minimum Age 36
                        Model 493
                        Amazon Maximum Age 48
                        Manufacturer Maximum Age 72