This download includes detailed instructions for building a new, innovative math manipulative call the Number Nudget. The Number Nudget is designed to connect concrete to abstract all in one tool! It is essential for early learning of number concepts, computation skills, and place value concepts. Each Nudget bar can be created using supplies found at your local home improvement center. Be sure to download the book excerpt for the Number Nudget: Developing Number Concepts for an example activity on place value.