Five year olds can learn Calculus

An interesting article that describes how playing with algebraic and calculus concepts—rather than doing arithmetic drills—may be a better way to introduce children to math :

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/03/5-year-olds-can-learn-calculus/284124/

The writer of the article has co-authored a book ‘Moebius Noodles: Adventurous math for the playground crowd‘.

 

At YCD, we have always followed a hands-on, activity and game based approach to Mathematics. You may read more here:

http://youngcreatorsden.com/activities/maths-activities/