Our Kindergarten was actively involved in the scientific conference on Mathematical education from the young ages, organized by the School Advisor for Preschool Education, Mrs. Styliani Sarantopoulou, at the Cultural Center of Kalamata. Honorary guest was Mr. Dimitris Hasapis, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics Education of the National Center for Research and Development. whose paper was entitled “Seven Ways to Introduce Preschool Children in Mathematics”
There, the teachers of the school, Mrs. Christina Vlachopoulou, Head of Kindergarten and Mrs. Ergina Orfanou, Professor of Informatics, presented to the kindergarten of Messinia the educational program that took place in our Kindergarten with the subject “Mathematics and Robotics. When robotics becomes a game … “.
Educational robotics based on new teaching methods urges children to approach science and technology in an experiential and playful way. The educational program that was presented took place at the kindergarten of the schools, where robotics is an integral part of the school’s philosophy.