# Montessori learn multiplication math toy, skip counting

This is a Montessori skip counting learning toy and wonderful kids gift.

Don't just look at the multiplication table and memorize it.

Let's work on it! This material is used for preparation of multiplication table , times table

Age range: elementary math level (approx. age 6-12)

Child can use it once he/she can count 1 to 100

This montessori educational toy includes

- bead chains 1-10

- bead squares 1-10

- arrows (digital copy)

- skip counting worksheet for recording work (digital copy)

- detail instruction with pictures

Montessori bead chains+squares:

This Montessori material teaches the child skip counting which is preparation for multiplication. It also indirectly prepares the child to understand square numbers.

At its simplest, this activity is good for practicing number order. That after 29 comes 30, and after 39 comes 40, etc.

On the next level, it illustrates skip counting; counting by twos or threes or fives.

An older child will see the multiplication tables from these chains.

Example:

when we do skip counting of five

we take out the chain 5

Count each section

5, 10,15,20,25

He can also record the number for skip counting of 5.

When a child counts short bead chain 5, it reinforces the pattern of 5 in his mind.

It comes naturally for a child when you introduce the multiplication.

It also provides the visual experience for the group of 5.

Montessori bead squares:

It is for the learning of squares of 1-9.

Child fold the bead chain into square and impose the bead square.

Child learns the square value will be the total beads of the chains. It indirectly prepares the child to understand square numbers.