The notion of place value and the ability to partition is a complex one but one that underlies all aspects of number and calculation. It is essential therefore, that children embed their understanding through skilful, guided work using high quality resources such as this Set of Counting Frames & Beads along with our Place Value and Base Ten Sets. When used effectively, with increasing independence and confidence, these products will help to develop an understanding of number bonds. It will also support approaches to bar modelling.
Our Set of Counting Frames & Beads includes the following
- Counting Frame x 2 – 1-20 wooden counting frame with red and white beads.
- 100 Bead String x 4 – each string has 100 beads, in groups of 10 red beads and 10 white beads.
View our latest Get Set for Investigations 3-7yrs brochure for inspiration on how to fully equip your classroom.