# Small Bead Frame

From Montessori Album

Small Bead Frame | |
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Math - Passage to Abstraction | |

Level | Primary |

Age | 5.5 - 6 |

Prerequisites | Addition With the Stamp Game Subtraction With the Stamp Game Multiplication With the Stamp Game Division With the Stamp Game |

Materials | Small Bead Frame small bead frame paper |

This activity teaches the child...

## Contents

## Presentations[edit]

### Introduction[edit]

- Compare the beads on the frame to the stamps in the Stamp Game.
- Count the unit beads aloud as you slide them over to the right one at a time.
- Slide 10 units back to the left. "10 units is the same as 1 ten." Slide 1 ten bead to the right.

Continue counting tens ("1 ten, 2 tens,...") and then exchange for a hundred bead. Do the same through the thousands.

### Addition[edit]

- step one
- step two, etc.

## Points of Interest[edit]

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## Further Reading[edit]

- The Advanced Montessori Method: The Montessori Elementary Material by Maria Montessori, pages 210-215