Flashcards: Picture Dots 1 to 100

Looking for more flashcards? Check out our Free Flashcards Resource Page. Shichida also believed that it was important to broaden your child’s understanding of quantities by using flashcards with pictures in conjunction with the red dot cards.  This is so that your child understands that quantities are the same regardless of the object displayed –Continue reading “Flashcards: Picture Dots 1 to 100”

Flashcards: Pattern Dots 1 to 100

Looking for more flashcards? Check out our Free Flashcards Resource Page. Although Doman states you do not need to show your child ordered dots to teach quantity, Shichida recommends that you show ordered dots in conjunction to the random dots taught during the Math program.  So here is a series of flashcards with ordered dots.Continue reading “Flashcards: Pattern Dots 1 to 100”

Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 4

The following are my notes from the book “Right Brain Education in Infancy” by Makoto Shichida.  They include annotations and my own personal observations based on what I have seen and heard about right brain education (not necessarily from Shichida).  These notes are my interpretation of what Shichida communicated about the right brain written toContinue reading “Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 4”

Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 3

Part of the reason why I wanted to read Makoto Shichida’s book was because I wanted to hear from the horse’s mouth exactly what activities are important for right brain development.  I realise that I haven’t been recording what these activities are, so here is a review of the recommended activities to practice with yourContinue reading “Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 3”

Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 2

In chapter 1 we learned that the ability to perform lightning-fast calculations is not a special talent limited to the few.  Anyone can achieve this as long as the potential of their right brain is developed from young.  We also learned that imaging plays an important part in the development of the right brain. ChapterContinue reading “Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 2”

Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 1

Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 1: Lightning Speed Calculations I know I promised to write more about Right Brain Education after getting through my reading list but I’m a slow reader so you’ll have to bear with me.  Being a Mum of an active child and a demanding baby plusContinue reading “Right Brain Education in Infancy by Makoto Shichida – Part 1”

Why Heguru is the Best Right Brain School

Want to learn more about Right Brain Education and how to practice at home with your child? Subscribe to our free newsletter and get a bonus Right Brain Education activity manual free! Since the decision to move Gavin from Heguru to Shichida, I have been scouting around for more right brain training materials to supplement Gavin’s and Gareth’sContinue reading “Why Heguru is the Best Right Brain School”

Right Brain Education: Shichida, Heguru, and TweedleWink

Want to learn more about Right Brain Education and how to practice at home with your child? Subscribe to our free newsletter and get a bonus Right Brain Education activity manual free! During my research about right brain education online, I’ve come to realise that there are a lot of queries on forums regarding what the differences areContinue reading “Right Brain Education: Shichida, Heguru, and TweedleWink”