I am one of those people that really does like math. There is always an answer, even if I don’t know it, and Math is rarely subjective. Although memorizing basic math facts is a crucial foundation, I also want my kids to understand how the equations work. My … [Read more...] about Counting By 2’s and Doubles Math Facts
One of the things that has been so helpful is to “see” how math works, instead of just memorizing flashcards. So here is how we make our life size 10-frame. Materials 5 Large Recycled boxes (pizza boxes are the best for this project) or more OR the inside of paper bags 2 … [Read more...] about Adding to 10 – Life Size!
I quickly learned with my children that they could get excited to do mundane memory work if we turn it into a game. Here are some versions of the same game. Materials 100’s chart Any coins, plastic or cardboard circles that you might have Version 1: Give a … [Read more...] about Learning Numbers to 100
We have been on a school break for a while and it was just extended because of the Coronavirus. We have done plenty of yard work, all the laundry, and picked up all the dog poop in the yard, so it was time to practice our math facts! I want to try to make these activities things that you … [Read more...] about Cake Walk Math Game