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VIDEO: Gattegno Teaches Mathematics in Montreal (1961)

In these videos, Gattegno teaches maths using Cuisenaire rods. Gattegno first used Cuisenaire rods to teach mathematics, before he used them in the language classroom. Cuisenaire rods allow students to see and touch mathematical concepts before they were translated into … Continue reading

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Cuisenaire Rods and Teaching Concepts

Ask yourself these questions: What does an on look like? What does a beside look like? What does an above look like? What does an under look like? Why are these sentences so jarring? These four words are well known … Continue reading

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