Archive for the “Math Help” Category

How to cope with math anxiety.

October 2nd, 2018

Writing – A, Physical Education – A, Reading – B+, Science – A-, Math C+. Does this report card look familiar to you? Why does a child who has a generally high-ranking report card show such low marks in math? Does your child just not “get it” when it comes to math, but can show […]

How can we help students understand and enjoy math?

September 6th, 2016

According to the most recent EQAO report, 50% of grade 6 students are not meeting the standard for math. In addition, only 13% of grade 3 students who did not meet the standard back in grade 3 manage to catch up in grade 6. That’s a serious problem. Every year, new concepts and material is […]

How do you change you child’s attitude towards math?

March 2nd, 2015

What is your child’s attitude toward math? It has been shown that a child’s attitude and math learning skills are undoubtably connected. Students who have a positive attitude towards math are more likely to be successful in the classroom. Now, the big question: how do you change a child’s attitude toward math? That’s when Prep […]