One of the best math picture books I’ve seen for counting and subitizing.… More

One of the best math picture books I’ve seen for counting and subitizing.… More

The order of operations is rife with rules created merely for convenience. When teaching these to kids, it’s clear how they see it as a stupid arbitrary rule. Because often it is! … More

Seems we have more nativity sets than a family should – so why not do a little math with Jesus and the nativity crew?… More

Get this FREE ePacket to help your kids think about how numbers, arithmetic and fractions all got invented!… More

While playing Simply Fun’s Math’d Potatoes game with my parents, I was reminded how “math people” can really damper math learning.… More

The Order of Operations series comes to a conclusion with a discussion of addition, subtraction and how textbooks often disagree!… More

Next in the series explaining the order of operations is this discussion on the relation of exponents, addition and multiplication and how to remember the order of operations… the natural way!… More

Next in the series explaining the order of operations is this discussion on exponents and everything this includes. And roots and logs are in this one!… More

Learning to subitize is more important than learning to count – and knowing how to subitize comes before learning to count!… More

We continue the series explaining the order of operations with a discussion on parenthesis and all the various meanings of this word. You’ll be surprised as to what it can mean!… More