How Teachers Use LEGO To Explain Math To Children?
Even as an adult, I like to play games and learn simultaneously. It just makes things more fun! If I like it, like most adults probably do, imagine kids. Learning doesn’t always have to be a classroom experience. It can be immersive, interactive, fun, creative, and imaginative!
Next time you want to teach your kid something, turn it into a fun game. Here is a cool LEGO idea – Use LEGO To Explain Math To Children: One teacher has found another awesome educational and developmental use for this super-toy – as a math education aid! Alycia Zimmerman, a 3rd-grade teacher in New York, uses them to explain fractions, squares and other mathematical concepts. She writes in an article for Scholastic that goes more into depth about these bricks’ potential uses, which is brilliant to be brought in from parents at earliest childhood education such as colors, addition, subtraction at the early toddler stage.
Concept building of Fractions
Learning of square numbers
Image: Kids Activities Blog
Differentiation between mean, median, mode, and range.