There is a growing need to learn math for those who have had a bad experience with math in the past, or who have been away from math for a long time.I am interested in improved techniques for teaching math to this group of people.See More
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"Yes, learning same concept by different strategies is useful in creating greater interest and developing indepth intution for the same. Abacus/Soroban are very good tools for enhancing quick solving skills."
Hi All!As part of my role at the learning center of the institution I work, I need to create a presentation of mental math strategies to help students do faster and accurate computations. I have a few strategies but I have gone blank with additional ones. The goal is to help students reduce their dependence on using the calculator for basic arithmetic computations such as 25 x 12, 240/80 or 40 - 12.Your help will be greatly appreciated!Best regards,Steven DiazSee More
Thanks for your comments. I believe the video is showing a glimpse of how math can help us understand the world around us. IMHO, the video serves one purpose: it generates curiosity of how math is related with the many things in our lives.…"
"Beautifully done video, however, the reasoning here fails big time.
If I am to explain to my son (7 years old) why he has to study math (claims he hates it and it is boring) - this video doesn't provide the answer.
Kids, and OK, me too, cannot…"
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