A most unique chalkboard, the small math board is color-coded according to the Montessori math hierarchies of the decimal system. Students work out their math problems on this chalkboard in conjunction with the golden bead materials, the stamp game, the color-coded bead frames, and the golden-bead frame. For the preschool child and the junior elementary level, this chalkboard is a total necessity to simplify the process of learning the math operations and to ensure an easy transition from concrete to abstract. The use of the chalk pencil is necessary in order to achieve precision in writing within the squares of this chalkboard exactly one inch in size. Color-coded math paper to accompany the work done with this chalkboard is also available by the ream.