The Abacus is a very interesting tool for calculating. Firstly, it makes it easy for children to understand the meanings of numbers and perform calculations. As a result, all simple and complex calculations can be done using it. Even decimal number calculations can be done using the Abacus.

One question we, at Supermaths, frequently encounter is how to use an Abacus. And the fact is that the parents are as interested in knowing the working of the Abacus as their kids are. And this fact helps us reiterate the importance of the Abacus in the brain development of a child.

Introduction to the abacus

Advanced researchers have proved that kids use both sides of their brain till the age of 12. The left side of the brain becomes more active after the age of 12. Our ‘how to use the Abacus’ program focuses on teaching Abacus for kids in the age group of 6 to 12 years. According to medical research, that is the time when a child’s brain is the most active.

The benefits of learning abacus

We have devised our ‘how-to use an abacus math program’ in such a way that Math becomes fun for kids. Moreover, participating in this program helps kids in many other ways.

Helps build self-esteem

Once kids start mastering the basics of how to use an Abacus, they start applying it in their daily lives. As they progress further, they help parents with slightly complex calculations, leaving the parents pleasantly surprised.

Increase self-confidence

With a rise in self-esteem, these kids become adventurous and start opting for complex challenging calculations. The more they solve them, the more confident they become. We have seen this happening in almost all the kids who take up our ‘how to use an Abacus’ course.

Brain development

Our Abacus program enhances the development of both sides of the brain. A marked change in the kid’s ability to pay attention, memory retention, power of reasoning, critical problem-solving skills etc is evident.

The right side of the brain deals with creativity, imagination and visualization. We cross levels of the “how to use an Abacus” program and progress towards the later stages and teach the kids to visualize the Abacus and calculate mathematical problems mentally. This further enhances their skills of imagination and visualization.

How abacus helps in the brain development

By awakening the right side of the brain, it helps both the sides to work in tandem. Consequently, making our students proficient in Arithmetic and mental Maths by the end of the course. In fact, in every such field that requires the brain to process numbers.

With so much to gain, your kids deserve a chance to attend our ‘how to use an Abacus program’. Come, enroll your kids and see them have fun learning Maths!