I. To Inspire a Love of Learning!
II. To develop Positive Character Traits!
III. To Think Math "Inside Out"! From the Concrete to the Representational to the Abstract. Teaching children to THINK requires modeling and interactive dialogue. You, the teacher, are instructing in conceptual learning.
The 5-point star: Inspires the love of learning!
The Student: Enjoys--Engaged--Motivated--Focused--Enriched!
The Teacher: Leads with loving authority while feeding the natural curiosity.
The 5-point star: Develops positive character traits
- Love for learning (fun setting)
- Respect for authority - others
- Self control (focused)
- Self worth/confidence/power (happy/productive)
How are these traits developed? Through Mathemagician pedagogy!
"MATHEMAGICIANS" is an auxiliary program (meaning Power Booster).
ENLIGHTENS the curriculum!
EMPOWERS the basal math program!
ENGAGES the student!