Mohammed Gaber
October 30, 2014

Applied Learning Techniques - Addition table as Sample

This is a small presentation discuss how to teach kids the addition table - Number 5 as a sample.

This is inspired by the course "Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects
by Dr. Barbara Oakley, Dr. Terrence Sejnowski"
https://class.coursera.org/learning-002

October 30, 2014

Transcript

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3. CITATION All the concepts inside this presentation are taken from

the following course: "Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects by Dr. Barbara Oakley, Dr. Terrence Sejnowski" https://class.coursera.org/learning-002 Thanks for them

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10. GIVE THE MAIN CONCEPT Ask children to run randomly, then

ask them to forms groups of 5s
11. Give five chocolate, ask them not to count the chocolate

Ask them to eat one, then count remaining Let them guess how many chocolate provided FOCUS MODE
12. Give five chocolate, again and ask them to eat 2.

Now count remaining and guess again how many chocolate provided. FOCUS MODE
13. Repeat again with different numbers in order. Finally ask them

to eat the remaining. FOCUS MODE
14. Time to song famous song: “5 little monkey” Let the

kids jumping with the song During the song show number of monkeys on the bed and number of monkeys on the ground DIFFUSED MODE

16. BUILDING CHUNKS Flash Cards: Give group 1: 2, 3, 4

cards Give group 2: 1,2,4 cards And ask each group to choose the correct 2 cards
17. BUILDING CHUNKS Balls games: Group them into 2 groups, each

groups has balls from one color. The end has a box with 5 blaces Upon start each team should run 1 after 1 with their balls to put in the box. Once 5 places filled, game stopped. Finally, count each color balls and the total balls
18. BUILDING VISUAL MEMORY Show them the Olympics Logo Ask them

to form it on the ground Show them the picture again

20. REMEMBER The previous exercises shouldn’t be conducted on one day,

it should be split over 4 days The visual images of Olympics and elephant should be shown a lot, so they could be memorize well Some cards to be sent home, so he look at them before just going to sleep Practice and Quiz will recall and revoke the information
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