Math Problem Solving Strategies: Keywords, Relevant Information, Creating Visuals Many times children have trouble solving word problems because they do not know which operation (+, -,  X, ÷) to use to solve the problem.  When trying to figure out which operation to use, it is important to pay attention … Continue reading

Math Strategies: Teaching Mental Math (Basic Addition) When children are learning basic math facts it is important for them to make sense of number combinations. Concepts that may seem like common sense to an adult often need to be explicitly taught to a child, with clear examples … Continue reading

How Math Games Can Help Children learning math concepts benefit from seeing the problems visually and participating in the problem. Visual representation of a math problem makes a huge difference in getting the concept across to the student. Below are examples of some fun … Continue reading