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# Six signs that you’re an awesome teacher

Reading Time: 3 minutesLet’s face it, teaching is not an easy job. What’s even more challenging, is teaching young children. When it comes…

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# Math Anxiety – Prevention is Better than Cure

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe reason why most children become anxious about math is that they don’t understand it. This anxiety gets worse when…

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# A Better Way to Teach Multiplication Tables to Children

Reading Time: 2 minutesMultiplication tables haunt every child. Remember how many hours were spent learning them by heart? It doesn’t have to be…

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# Math word problems to make your child understand the world

Reading Time: 2 minutes“If you find an offer of 10% OFF + 10% OFF at one store and flat 20% OFF on the…

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# How to Improve Mental Math Calculations

Reading Time: 2 minutesBefore we visit the depth of the topic it is important to understand “why” mental math calculation is important. Imagine…

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# How to estimate the square root of a perfect square

Reading Time: 3 minutesSquares and square roots imply multiplication and division algorithms. Students learn the squares by heart and make use of these…

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# The Relation between Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhen do students first encounter fractions? It’s probably when they see a 5/5 or 9/10 for a test. They know…

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# Why Does Long Division Work?

Reading Time: 2 minutesStudents are first introduced to the concept of multiplication through the multiplication tables, then direct questions and statement problems. Later…

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# Different systems used to measure angles

Reading Time: 3 minutesGeometry creates space for students to draw and learn 2D and 3D shapes. But where does it begin? Lines and…

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# Best 4 Strategies for Motivating Students in Math

Reading Time: 2 minutesEverybody is a math person but they don’t know it yet. However, math is not easy to learn. There is…