“Children display a universal love of mathematics, which is par excellence the science of precision, order and intelligence”
The young child has a naturally mathematical mind and the capacity to reason, calculate and estimate. The sensorial materials have prepared the child for maths and now the child will be introduced to the functions of number. Spindles, beads, chains, cube and counters in concrete form help the child understand abstract mathematical concepts with ease and joy. It help the child understand quantity and later the four operations opening up the world of numbers.