Instruction in multiple formats allows students to activate different cognitive skills to understand and remember the steps they are to take in their math work. Instruction can incorporate text, visuals, gestures, manipulatives, and/or audio to facilitate increased student comprehension and retention in Short- and Long-term Memory.
Starting from 1:48, watch how this middle school teacher provides multimodal instruction by using visuals in addition to verbal communication. By referring to visual aids, such as written text on the whiteboard or gestures, she conveys the same information in multiple formats.
Learn how Motion Math provides multimodal instructions and interactive games when solving challenging math problems. Learners can access the content through visuals, sound, and movement.