Abacus [Soroban] Class

An abacus as an educational tool is gaining appreciation in Japan as well as many countries all over the world. Research has proved that abacus training increases speed and accuracy of calculation as well as enhancing concentration and endurance.

Learning abacus has been proven to stimulate and develop the entire brain. Most importantly, the use of mental math is a valuable life time skill. The benefits of learning abacus include a sharper brain, stronger focus and arithmetic skills without relying on calculators.

We limit each class size to 8 students; therefore, the instructor can monitor each student’s correct finger placement. We incorporate various math games that will keep students engage in math activities.

Time: Wednesdays, 3:40 to 5:00 PM
Fridays, 3:40 to 5:00 PM
Morning Class available for home schooling students
Registration Fee (one time): $40
Cost: $90 per month (Four 50-minute sessions a month)
– We allow students to miss class for 2 months in summer.
Class Size: 8 students per class
Instructor: Yoko Maruyama Wong (Level 1 certification)