Friday, July 25, 2008
Teaching Math to People with Down Syndrome and Other Hands-on Learners, Book 2: Advanced Survival Skills
Practical math is an important skill that is often used in daily living activities. DeAnna Horstmeier has published a new book on this topic called Teaching Math to People with Down Syndrome and Other Hands-on Learners, Book 2: Advanced Survival Skills. This book explores methods that can be used to help facilitate learning among those who are visually oriented, including adults and children with Down Syndrome and Autism. Teaching Math… includes worksheets, games and other learning activities. Topics covered include fractions, money, decimals, measurements, multiplication and division. This book can be used by anyone interested in teaching, no special training or expertise is necessary.