General FAQs

We hope you find the answers to your questions here, but if not drop us an email; info@sumblox.com

Yes, we accept school purchase orders! Please send your purchase order to info@sumblox.com or fax it to us at 1-888-238-7690.

For more information on applying for grants please contact info@sumblox.com

This information is not an application for customers to submit to us for funding to purchase SumBlox. We give teachers information about teaching Math with SumBlox that will help them submit a correct grant to help them receive funding from their school district.

Contact your special needs teacher or school and ask them to submit a grant to their school district to purchase SumBlox. Ask your teacher to email us for our Grant Information that will help them apply for a grant to purchase SumBlox.

SumBlox are great for children and adults of all ages but are best suited, academically, for children ages 2-12.

Students can learn a wealth of information through play and hands-on exploration. These topics include:

∙ Number Sense

∙ Number recognition

∙ One-to-one correspondence

∙ Compare numbers

∙ Subitizing

∙ Counting

∙ Cardinality

∙ Number sequence

∙ Hierarchical Inclusion

∙ Understanding our base-ten system

∙ Place value

∙ Measuring Lengths

∙ Reason abstractly and quantitatively

∙ Understand Equivalence

∙ Directly compare two objects with a measurable attribute in common

∙ Algebraic thinking

∙ Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight

∙ Classify objects into given categories

∙ Addition / Subtraction

∙ Compose and decompose numbers

∙ Find missing addends

∙ Skip counting

∙ Multiplication / Division

∙ Define multiplication; emphasis on multiples

∙ Find factors of whole numbers and use commutative property of multiplication

∙ Classify whole numbers (greater than one) as prime or composite

∙ Draw conclusions about the factors of a whole number

∙ Use associative property of multiplication

∙ Use distributive property of multiplication

∙ Fractions / Adding Fractions

∙ Define denominator of fractions

∙ Define numerator of fractions within halves, fourths, and eights

∙ Find equivalent fractions within thirds, sixths, ninths, and twelfths

∙ Compare two fractions using inequality symbols

∙ Compare and order three fractions using compound inequalities

∙ Find the value of a fraction of a whole number

∙ Find the fraction, or part, a given value is of a whole value

∙ Add two fractions with the same denominator to get a sum up to one whole and fully decompose a given fraction

∙ Add two fraction addends with the same denominator to get a sum greater than one whole

∙ Add multiple fraction addends to find sums greater than one whole and represent sums in improper form and mixed numbers

∙ Add two fraction addends with different denominators (only having to scale one of the addends)

∙ Add three fraction addends with different denominators (only having to scale two of the addends)

∙ Add two fractions addends with different denominators (having to scale all addends to find a common denominator)

Email info@sumblox.com for more information about workshops we are giving in your area or if you are interested in professional development.

CAMT (Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching)

ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)

IAEYC (Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children)

FFCCHA (Florida Family Child Care Home Association)

NSTA (National Science Teacher Association)

TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association)

5Sigma (5Sigma Edu Conference, Anastasis Academy)

Wipe clean with a damp cloth and warm water.

Shipping & Returns

Here you should be able to find out any information about our shipping process. We offer free shipping on orders over $60.

Usually products ship within 4 days (however due to covid 19 it is taking our workers longer to process orders, and delivery partners are also experiencing delays). Orders ships via FedEx smartpost and USPS Monday to Friday, orders will not be shipped during the weekend.

A tracking number will be sent out to the email you provide during purchase. You can use that number to track your package at FedEx.com.

Within 60 days of your purchase, if you are not 100% satisfied, please return your unused product in its original packaging and we will refund the purchase price.

Contact info@sumblox.com for more information.

Email us at info@sumblox.com within 30 days of receiving your package for a replacement.

Yes, the blocks are coated with a clear water based acrylic paint. It is non-toxic and kid friendly. Successfully having passed all relevant tests including; the EU Toy Safety EN-71, the food sanitation act of Japan.