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# How to teach your child to add and subtract

In preparation for the school, special attention is paid to training account. This is a fairly complex process requires the child many skills - the ability to quickly orient, abstract, spread among more simple. Learn the best from an early age.

## Instruction how to teach your child to add and subtract

Step 1:

Introduce your baby with digital cubes in the first year of life - help him to build blocks in a row or build them from the turret, while calling the numbers. Then acquaint him with the quantitative concept of each digit. An apple is indicated by the number 1, two apples indicated by the number 2, etc. Loudly and clearly pronounce the name of numbers.

Step 2:

Use for training visual material. For children it is difficult to ignore, therefore, take for their explanation sweets, biscuits, fruit, toys, pencils, etc. Teach a child to read and put within ten simple. The child is always in possession of two palms with 10 fingers to help quickly calculate. To quickly master account on the fingers, the child should be trained quickly to show the desired number of fingers. Start with simple numbers - 1, 2, 5, 10, 10 and 9. Help your child cope with poor fingers to listen. Take your time, let the child said slowly.

Step 3:

Introduce your child to the number of staff, it's great to ease him through. 6 Take any objects, such as 6 sweets. Lay them in two pieces: 3 and 3 sweets. Put a piece of candy to another pile and ask them to count how many candies (4 and 2). So, iterate through the possible options for obtaining the number 6 (1 + 5, 2 + 4, 3 + 3, 4 + 2, 5 + 1), stressing that every time it turns out the number 6. Do not worry if every time a child recounts candy. Be patient. Once he understands what you are trying to explain. Similarly, disassemble the part of all the numbers from 2 to 10, and later - up to 20. Do not try to force the child class. Use every opportunity for explanation: when a child treated with candy, when you cut the apple into slices and cake into pieces.

Step 4:

To the child is not bored, invent interesting stories where you need help, for example, courgettes brothers, divided into two groups, and sister-cherry pairs get into their houses or how many mushrooms hedgehog still needed to treat was enough for everyone. Teaching a child addition and subtraction, paint, sculpt, together with the baby, so he quickly master account.

Step 5:

Take advantage of special benefits. In almost any bookstore, you can find a huge amount of literature on teaching mathematics children of different ages. Benefits are designed by teachers and psychologists. Usually they are simple and interesting task. Do not overload the child's assignments. For the successful development accounts for 10-15 minute daily lessons will be enough.