# Multiplication With the Stamp Game

From Montessori Album

Multiplication With the Stamp Game | |
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Math - Arithmetical Operations | |

Level | Primary |

Age | 5+ |

Prerequisites | Addition With the Stamp Game |

Materials | Stamp Game set math problem paper regular pencil green pencil blue pencil red pencil divider (string, stick, or ruler) |

This activity teaches the child to do multiplication at a higher level of abstraction than with the Golden Beads.

## Contents

## Presentations[edit]

- Take the materials to a table. (A very smooth mat might also be acceptable.)
- Select a problem and write it on the paper. In this case: 2432 × 4
- Lay out the number four times, moving the divider down each time.
- Slide the stamps in each column together.
- Then count and record the units (exchanging if needed).
- Count the tens (exchanging for a hundred if needed.)
- Record the tens left on the paper.
- Then count and record the hundreds (exchanging if needed).
- Then count and record the thousands (exchanging if needed).

## Points of Interest[edit]

## Control of Error[edit]

## Variations and Extensions[edit]

## Material[edit]

### Make Your Own[edit]

Stamp Game tiles in color | Stamp Game tiles in black and white | Math Problem Paper |

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