Essential? No doubt. Well-loved? Oh, please. In the first episode of Like a Sponge, GreatSchools' new podcast for parents on the science of learning, we explore why math fills so many Americans with fear and loathing, and what experts are doing to change the math story for your child.
10 tips to boost kindergarten math skills
Learn 10 easy ways to work a little math talk into your child's day and set your kindergartner up for a lifetime of math success.
Are we teaching math all wrong?
Here’s why the math education your children need is most likely not what their school is teaching.
One key kindergarten math skill
Counting to 100 is more than 1, 2, 3. For kindergartners, it's learning to count by 10s and learning to count on.
How and why to add math talk into everyday life
Get tips on adding math and number-talk into your everyday life from learning expert Annie Murphy Paul.
Our 5 favorite kindergarten math worksheets
Boost your kindergartner's math skills — counting, sorting, recognizing shapes — with these five fun worksheets!
Your kindergartner's math under the Common Core Standards
It's the year to learn basic shapes, special words, and a little counting, adding, and subtracting.
Your kindergartner and Common Core
Ever wonder what the Common Core Standards really involve? Here's a quick snapshot of key skills your kindergartner needs to learn — and how you can help at home.