Preventing the Summer Slide in Math

How to Help if Math “Isn’t Your Thing”

Preventing the Summer Slide in Math Many parents may find the thought of teaching their child math scary.  Depending upon the age of your child, you may feel that they have surpassed your expertise in math and you may not know how to provide the best support for them just at home.  There are other options to help your child to build their math skills

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Flashcards & Workbooks | Avoiding the Summer Slide in Math

Avoiding the Summer Slide in Math While imbedding math into everyday activities is an important way to have children practice their math skills at home this summer, it is still beneficial if you can have them practice using a math workbook or flash cards.  These tools help children to improve their speed and accuracy for math facts that require quick recall.  The quicker they

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Developing Fun Summer Math Activities

Developing Fun Summer Math Activities After you have identified the topics and areas within mathematics that you would like to focus on helping your child to practice or master over the summer, you need to figure out fun ways for implementing it in their summer routine.  Think of things that you may be doing over the summer and see if there is a way

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Preventing the Summer Slide in Math – Setting Up for Success

Preventing the Summer Slide in Math With summer starting or just around the corner for many kids, now is the time to plan on how you are going to encourage and implement learning at home.  For math, students who do not practice their math skills during the summer months there is an average of a two-month slip in learning.  This is commonly referred to

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