What is MATHS INSTRUMENT?
It is a mathematical terminology, which every student should know and use it. Unfortunately they do not, because it is not given in their mathematic textbooks. As usage of MATHS INSTRUMENT leads students to discover a general formula to find the area of any regular polygons, similarly every Math Learning Instruments will help students blossom into self-learners, thereby promoting confidence level in other subjects as well. Besides,
• The beauty and power of mathematics gets embedded in their minds.
• Helps them to make connections among various mathematical ideas.
• Learn problem solving as a process within each unit or topic, rather than as a separate topic.
• Encourage them to think through a problem rather than rely on memorized rules.
• Encourages them to work together and talk to each other about mathematics.
• Helps them to rely on their own knowledge and become involved in research.
• Children get engaged, explore, elaborate and then explain the concepts that they have understood.
Learning Instruments
Math Learning Instruments are proven manipulative materials used by schools all over India. They help children to understand the abstract nature of mathematics and assist them in becoming more efficient problem solvers. They boost self-confidence because children no longer need to depend on the fallibility of their memory. They will provide a true perception to the mathematical concept or idea. Math Learning Instruments are made to precision using first grade plastic.
They are
• Strong enough to withstand normal use & handling by children.
• Colorful so as to appeal to the students natural curiosity & desire for action.
• Students will be able to feel, touch, handle, & move them.
• Numbered for easy identification & replacement in case of loss.
• Designed to accommodate children's physical competencies.
• Multipurpose, simple to use, manipulative and motivating.