Tuesday, 9 January 2018

NUMERACY CENTRE


COUNTING and NUMERACY
Children learn about numbers and master counting by playing with counting materials. Counters, sorting trays, counting toys, dice, abacuses, number boards, and number games are all great math materials that are available for children’s use.


     


     


MANIPULATIVES
Manipulative sets, pegboards, puzzles, lacing beads, and other manipulative items can help children learn to problem solve, develop their fine motor skills, and design creative structures.




SORTING and PATTERNING
Children can learn how to recognize patterns and sort items based on a variety of characteristics with colourful aids. Numeracy centre always has a variety of sorting sets, counters, stacking activities, and other patterning items for children to use.


     



MEASUREMENTS and PROBLEM SOLVING
Children use everyday language to talk about size, weight, capacity, position, distance, compare quantities and objects and to solve problems. 





MONEY
The children were introduced 1 Baht, 5 Baht and 10 Baht coins. Real coins, paper money and money-related games where provided during the exploration.