Early Math Education and the role of spatial reasoning

Understanding space and our place in the world is a key ingredient in childhood development. As our Imagination Playground blocks arrive for our students to design, build, deconstruct and recreate, our children will start to work, informally, through the design process. This article is a great reminder of what we know about the relationship between young children, their brain development, spatial reasoning and math!

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The role of spatial reasoning in early math education: KQED

 

 

About Kathleen McNamara Head's Up!

an educator in Independent Schools for over 28 years
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