Overview for The Cosmic Calculator: A Vedic Mathematics Course for Schools (In 5Volumes)
A 5-volume collection, this course consists of three textbooks, an Answer Book and a Teacher's Guide. The course is aimed at 11-14 year old pupils though some of it is very suitable for children from 8 years. The remarkable system of Vedic mathematics was created after careful study of ancient Sanskrit texts early last century. The Vedic system with its direct, easy and flexible approach forms a complete system of mental mathematics (though the methods can also be written down) and brings out the naturally coherent and unified structure of mathematics. Many of the features and techniques of this unique system are truly amazing in their efficiency and originality. Being a mental system, Vedic Mathematics encourages creativity and innovation. Mental mathematics increases mental agility, improves memory, the ability to hold ideas in the mind and promoter confidence, as well as being of great practical use. This course consists of three textbooks an Answer Book and a Teacherâ€™s Guide. The course is aimed at 11-14 year old pupils though some of it is very suitable for children from 8 years. Vedic Mathematics is being taught in many schools world-wide with great success: many top mathematics prizes have been won by students of this system.
Kenneth Williams (Author)
Kenneth Williams has taught Vedic mathematics at several colleges and schools in the UK, has been researching Vedic mathematics since 1971 and has written fifteen books on the subject covering a wide range of topics. He has given many courses/seminars/talks around the world and has done a great deal to disseminate and promote Vedic Mathematics as well as opening up many new areas of research.
Mark Gaskell (Author)
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