Liberate young developing minds to process and apply mathematical understanding.
Countdown is the easiest way to practice flash cards. Do it in less than 3 minutes, guaranteed!
Get those math facts into young minds quickly and easily. Target specific facts using a multi-sensory approach appealing to the occipital, temporal and parietal lobes of the cerebrum.
Visual, auditory, and tactile cues help students recall known facts without putting a burden on processing memory.
Long-term memory is the best place to hold and release math facts until they are called to the frontal lobes.
With Countdown, teachers free young developing minds to process and apply mathematical understanding without dropping information. Known facts orient young learners preparing them to move fluidly on the number line.
Get those facts into long-term memory with Countdown!
INSPECTION ASSURES EXPECTATION
Using the assessment feature in Countdown helps students take ownership of unknown facts and encourages them to practice outside school hours. Teachers also need an easy, reliable method to measure and monitor math fact progression.
Follow these easy steps to determine the rate of rapid recall taking place in your classroom:
- Identify the fact group you want to measure.
- How many facts in that group do you want to test?
- How many seconds will each fact display to the student.
- Check the test feature box.
- Once students complete the test, you will receive an answer key or…
Run Countdown’s answer key feature and let student’s grade their own paper!
Administrators may also use the Countdown assessment feature to measure student success with fact fluency in their building. This is a great tool to identify grades needing more practice.