# What can you do with unifix cubes?

## What can you do with unifix cubes?

Number bonds can be quite simple with unifix cubes. Make a tower with joining 10 cubes. Use two different colours of cubes to make the number up to 10 in form of a tower, like put 5 blue cubes and 5 yellow cubes to make ten or put 6 yellow cubes and ask your child how many more red cubes they need to make it 10.

## How many unifix cubes are there?

Technical Details

Manufacturer | Unifix |
---|---|

Material | Plastic |

Item Package Quantity | 1 |

Number Of Pieces | 10 |

Included Components | 300 Unifix cubes in 10 colors |

**What do you do with counting cubes?**

Math activities with unifix cubes

- 2 – Roll a die and build a tower.
- 3 – Comparing sets with towers.
- 4 – Graph unifix cubes.
- 6 – Model addition facts.
- 7 – Find ways to make 10 (or another number)
- 8 – Race to 20.
- 9 – Build towers to 10.
- 10 – Estimate and measure the length of school supplies.

### How do you use unifix cubes to teach place value?

Children as young as preschool can use unifix cubes to help develop number sense. Students can learn that each cube has a value of one. Using a ten frame, have students fill the ten frame with unifix cubes – then have them stack the cubes together. They now have a rod of 10!

### How do unifix cubes help students?

Unifix cubes are colorful interlocking cubes that help children learn number and math concepts. Each cube represents one unit, and each has an opening on one side that allows it to connect to another cube. Unifix cubes are typically used in lower elementary grades, primarily kindergarten through third grade.

**How many inches are unifix cubes?**

Cubes come in 10 colors and measure 3/4″ each.

#### How long is a unifix cube?

Cubes come in 10 colors and measure 3/4″ each. Develops skills in counting, comparing, sorting, patterning, number sense, place value and simple operations.

#### What can I use instead of unifix cubes?

Legos are a great substitute for unifix cubes and base ten blocks. I have also used craft sticks, rubber bands, beads on pipe cleaners, and balls of playdoh. To make a floor hundreds chart, you can use masking tape to mark off tiles on your floor, or sidewalk chalk on your driveway.