MATHS CLUB

The

mathematics laboratory

is a place where anybody can experiment and explore patterns and ideas. It is a place where one can find a collection of games, puzzles, and other teaching and learning material. The materials are meant to be used both by the students on their own and with their teacher to explore the world of

mathematics

, to discover, to learn and to develop an interest in

mathematics

. The activities create interest among students or in anybody who wants to explore, and test some of their ideas, beliefs about

mathematics

. The

maths lab

provides an opportunity for the students to discover

mathematics

through doing. Many of the activities present a problem or a challenge, with the possibility of generating further challenges and problems. The activities help students to visualize, manipulate and reason.

Mathematics laboratory

is a place to enjoy

mathematics

through informal exploration. It is a place where anyone can generate problems and struggle to get a answer. It is a space to explore and design new

mathematical activities

. So, the

maths lab

should not be used to assess students’ knowledge of

mathematics

. Often

mathematics lab

takes students knowledge beyond the curriculum.