Rushaal Heena

National Coordinator - The Sciencify India Programme | Mathematics professor



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Did you know that Ancient Egyptians did all their calculations using unit fractions? In this course, we will introduce you to this age old concept in a simple, but most unique way. Here’s your chance to learn Fractions without having to solve problem sums from your textbooks, and improve your problem-solving and critical thinking abilities. Fear of fractions? No more!

Skills & Abilities Impacted

  1. Processing Speed
  2. Focus & Concentration
  3. Critical Thinking
  4. Visualisation
  5. Complex Problem Solving
  6. Inductive & Deductive Reasoning
  7. Abstract Thinking

Learning Outcomes

  1. Learn how to think and visualise maths
  2. Application of Mathematical Reasoning in areas of daily life
  3. Sharpen your Cognitive Abilities
  4. Develop a focussed attention and build resilience
  5. Learn to solve problems faster and in a step-by-step manner

Class 01 – Creating fractions through paper folding

This masterclass will help you to visualize fractions. You will learn the concept of fractions through a very interesting activity – the paper folding challenge.

  1. White A4 sheets – 5-8 no.s
  2. A Notebook
  3. Pen/Pencil
Mentor Details

Rushaal Heena

National Coordinator - The Sciencify India Programme | Mathematics professor

Rushaal is the coordinator of The Sciencify India Programme, which has more than 30 schools on board. Through Sciencify, they conduct inter school science exhibitions, science fiction writing camps, summer camps and hands-on science & math workshops for schools. He works with students, teachers and education enthusiasts to create a fear-free environment for children in which they explore, discover, try, make mistakes and learn from their as well as their peers’ experiences. In his free time, Rushaal likes to engage himself in constructive social initiatives like Music For Peace, Gender Sensitization & Black Lives Matter.



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