This post is an update to a post I wrote last year. I have found this version of the DIY rekenrek to be not only easier to make, but also more kid-friendly. Rekenrek translates loosely to calculation rack or arithmetic rack, and it was designed by a Dutch mathematician. The rekenrek is a great visual …
The Activity Mom: "Coin War" Money Game. Roll the dice. Add that many pennies to your pile. Change 5 pennies for a nickel, 2 nickels for a dime, 2 dimes and a nickel for a quarter. The first person to get to a dollar wins.
Songs, Visuals, and Activities for Peter and the Wolf
Math in Music Education Kids of new generation should have different methods of training .They capable to perceive information faster, with cross-modal processing ,activating all senses at once : visual perception, audio analyzers , neuromotor functions. http://educationinjapan.wordpress.com/2011/02/04/considering-the-benefits-of-digital-music-grammar-in-a-music-educational-program/ Stepanov Ukraine