# Grand Layout

From Montessori Album

Grand Layout | |
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Math - Introduction to the Decimal System | |

Level | Primary |

Age | 4 - 5 |

Prerequisites | Association of Beads and Cards |

Materials | large number cards set of golden beads |

This activity teaches the child the association of the numerals and the quantities.

## Contents

## Presentations[edit]

The presentations can be done in any order.

### Presentation 1[edit]

- Lay out two large mats side by side.
- Lay out the unit number cards along the right edge of the rug as shown. Lay out the appropriate number of unit beads to the left of each card.
- Lay out the tens number cards as shown. Lay out the appropriate number of ten bars to the left of each card.
- Lay out the hundred number cards as shown. Lay out the appropriate number of hundred squares to the left of each card.
- Lay out the thousand number cards as shown. Lay out the appropriate number of thousand cubes to the left of each card.

### Presentation 2[edit]

### Presentation 3[edit]

### Presentation 4[edit]

- Lay out three mats end to end. Add extra mats if the ones you have aren't wide enough to fit everything.
- next step

## Points of Interest[edit]

## Control of Error[edit]

## Variations and Extensions[edit]

## Material[edit]

### Make Your Own[edit]

Printable Large Number Cards### Where to Buy[edit]

see Golden Beads and Number Cards