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I use bar models to help children understand addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, ratio and percentage. This simple representation, used in conjunction with others, provides a flexible and clear model of all of these mathematical relationships. I don’t need to present a bar model as part of a word problem in order to use it to show students instead of telling them.The Singaporean teaching strategy of bar modelling has spread worldwide. Read more...
Dr. Kevin Mahoney, an academic researcher and Math Curriculum Coordinator from Boston, MA. provides some American perspective on Singapore Math. Read the article here.
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Check out this video to experience the diverse range of tools and virtual manipulatives available on the Matholia portal. All tools are free to use with any active subscription or school adoption. Tool kits are also available on mobile devices. Adopting schools in Singapore and abroad can also request offline desktop versions.