Friday, 20 December 2013

Pre Primary Children and Abacus Exam

The abacus (plural abaci or abacuses), also called a counting frame, is a calculating tool that was in use centuries before the adoption of the written modern numeral system. The abacus is an excellent substitute for rote memorization of multiplication tables.  Pragathi students go through an indepth training on abacus to enhance their mental abilities in terms of lateral thinking and logic.  Every lesson learnt goes through a test and abacus is no exception. Given below are some snap shots at our PrePrimary kids after their abacus exam. They don't look so kiddish now, do they????