On-line Abacus learning course is the most efficient way of teaching Abacus to your kids. All the topics are covered through videos and since we cannot expect small children to understand the videos themselves, online course is only for those kids whose parents teach them themselves. The videos are of short duration and easily understandable. Also, you need not be an expert in maths for this purpose. Anyone can understand them easily.
All the worksheets are available on-line for practice. Abacus Instrument is supplied on demand.
ABOUT THE COURSE AND ELIGIBILITY
Objective: to enable child do addition, subtraction, multiplication and division mentally by visualizing a tool called Abacus. Calculation like 78 x 27 can be done mentally in seconds after learning abacus.
Term: Though it is a self-paced learning, average time to finish the course is 2 years.
Age criteria: 4 to 12 years
Method of teaching: The entire course is divided into small sub-topics. Each sub-topic is explained with the help of a small video followed by on-line practice worksheets. These videos are available in English language. After watching the video, child is required to attempt the worksheets covering the topic.
On each topic, your child will be required to complete 6 on-line practice sheets. Recommended number of exercises to be completed per day is one. It takes approx. 10-15 minutes to complete each exercise.
ADVANTAGES OF ONLINE LEARNING PROGRAM
Time & money saver: You need not send your child to any center. Thereby saving time as well as transportation cost.
Economical: On-line program is always economical as compared to the fees charged at centers.
Flexibility of time: Videos can be watched any number of times to understand the concept.
Proper Practice: Since it is a practice based course, proper practice is a MUST for the successful completion of the course. However, it is not possible with printed worksheets provided by the centers. Hence, online practice is the best solution to attain maximum results.
No tension for the parents: Parents are free from the headache of checking worksheets, tracking time to complete worksheets, arranging extra worksheets, etc. which are a big hurdle when doing this course manually.
Cost of the course
You can start doing this course for just 400 INR or 10 USD Per month. Cost of the Abacus is 200 INR or 7 USD plus Shipping Charges.
BENEFIT OF LEARNING ABACUS
High Calculation Speed with Accuracy
Speed of performing Mathematical calculations accurately and extremely fast helps in performing well in exams. Time saved can be used in solving other problems.
Great improvement in mathematics
Students with abacus knowledge have an edge over others in their class as they are able to perform basic mathematical calculations accurately and at a fast speed.
Develops power to concentrate
Everyone knows that for great result in studies focus is mandatory. More the concentration, better are the results. Concentration power doesn't come automatically. This needs to be developed over a period of time. Abacus exercises help a lot in this regard. Students not only become fluent in mathematical calculation but also improve their concentration power which helps them to do better in all the subjects.
Develops great observation power
When we observe things well, we are able to remember & analyze them. All the Abacus exercises help a student to improve their observation skills. They become capable of analyzing all aspects of a situation and thus become more alert and fast in their responses after learning abacus.
Develops great visualization abilities
From day one, abacus exercises start enhancing visualization ability of students. Enhancing this power of visualization, leads to great opportunities in every situation in life. It helps in seeing unforeseen opportunities. Learner’s imagination power is developed to a great level.
Develops Memory Power
Development in all above abilities i.e., power to focus, power to observe & power of imagination leads to a great memory. Performing abacus exercises with the help of visualization of abacus does wonders in calculations. One can do additions, subtractions, multiplication and division of even large numbers in seconds.
Boosts self Confidence
One, who has confidence, has power to do things with great results. Students gain lot of confidence when they learn abacus. Reason being, when they do calculation with great speed and accuracy in school, they get appreciated in class as well as other places. This appreciation boosts great confidence in them. They get motivated to much better.
Great Learning ability
Learning capability gets enhanced. This helps them to perform well not only in mathematics but also in other subjects.