Multisensory instruction activates multiple senses in the learning process. Listed below ways we can activate all sensory modes to increase learning!
How We Make Math Multisensory Through Zoom
Free Online Virtual Manipulatives
Understanding and Making Connections between Fractions Decimals and Percents (3rd-5th grade)
Balancing/Solving Equations (6th and 7th grade)
Graphing Shifting Functions (Algebra 2 and PreCalculus)
Create and Manipulate/Transform Shapes (Geometry)
Physical and Kinesthetic:
Making use of online virtual manipulatives allows students to move objects around on a screen to connect concrete visuals to abstract concepts.
Zoom Screen Sharing Feature allows videos, diagrams, pictures, and other visuals to be displayed within seconds.
We can easily use color coding with Zoom’s annotate and whiteboard feature or draw colored diagrams. Using apps like Goodnotes to project a blank screen and using laser pointer, highlighter, and shape drawing tools.
Repeating words, using nicknames to simplify complex topics