Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using Flashcards

Pros and cons of flashcards

In a world of smartphones and iPads, are flashcards relevant enough? As we know, children have got the hang of visual learning more than ever. Thus, flashcards, also known as index cards, help stimulate and motivate kids by helping them learn and retain easily.  They are small note cards, typically two-sided with a prompt on … Read more

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using Abacus

Pros & Cons of abacus

It is indeed not a rare sight to find young children struggling with numbers or getting vexed at even the simplest of math operations. The fact that mathematics continues to be an integral part of not just every school’s curriculum but a child’s overall brain development since time immemorial brings us to a very notable … Read more

Advantages, Disadvantages, And Examples Of Multisensory Approach

Examples of Multisensory Approach

Kids or anybody normally use visual and auditory senses to gain knowledge. But, these are not the only two senses we have. There are senses of balance (vestibular), smell (Olfactory), Touch (tactile), and Kinesthetics (bodily movements done to attain a goal), etc. too. Due to neurological shortcomings, if the visual and auditory senses are compromised, … Read more

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Rote Learning

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Rote Learning

Children need to adopt a variety of ways to internalize basic skills. One of the ways commonly adopted by children is rote learning. Rote learning is basically learning by repetition. Children repeat alphabets and learn to rote count in the prescribed sequence, and further, the multiplication tables too. They are made to do so until … Read more