## Building Strength in Computation Skills

Computation Skills are Essential One area where students may struggle in math is in computation. Computation skills are essential to being able to solve math problems. Children need to learn to be able to compute both mentally and when using a calculator. The faster and more accurate their skills, the easier it will be to solve multiple-step and more complex problems. Frequent and Repetitive

## Times Tables Trick

One of the most challenging skills for elementary children to master in math is the memorization and application of the times tables. This is a skill that is very important to learn as it is utilized in our everyday lives. One trick to help your child to learn their multiplication times tables is by having them use their hands. For learning the 6 (from