It's easy for kids — and parents! — to see math as a school activity. We often think it's just about counting or adding or learning math facts. But by exploring the interesting ways math shapes the world around us, we can help our children begin to think like mathematicians and learn to love math.
Helping Your Two-Year-Old Learn to Love Math
Finding the Farm
Your child will learn to identify the tens and ones digits in larger numbers, and how they can count on.
Your child will learn to sort dinosaurs based on their attributes in this game, such as height, length, and number of feet.
This clip will show your child how to read temperatures from a thermometer and compare different temperatures.
Let's Dew It!
Air temperature and humidity work together to make condensation, dew and fog. In this experiment, your child will incorporate counting and measuring skills while learning about dew point.
Welcome to the Lab
Oscar explains tally marks in this clip and how they can be used to quickly record numbers that increase.
Security, Pizza, and a Creature
Even with four people against one hungry creature, the team isn't sure it's enough!
Once you start looking for patterns, you will start to find them everywhere. There are patterns in colors, shapes, sounds, dances and even daily routines! Learning patterns is a skill that translates directly into algebraic thinking, so by exploring these ideas now, you will be setting the stage for bigger math ideas later.Learn More
Welcome to the Ball Room
Oscar shows off the Odd Squad Ball Room where Odd Squad has important meetings.
Chicken Coop Activity Page
Your child can practice counting the chickens while coloring this fun Peg and Cat activity page.
Vole: Creature Power
The Kratts introduce a small mammal which can survive the winter with the help of snow!
The team calculates and ompares the areas of the fields given their different of the perimeters.
The Long Line
Your child will learn about a number line, which is when you put numbers on a line so that everyone can stand in order.
Day at the Beach
Your child can develop math and creativity skills by mixing sand and water and using shapes to help Curious George build a sandcastle at the beach.
Your child will learn about symmetry, which means that an objects has two sides that are the same.
The Case of Double Duck
Two, four, eight, sixteen… Your child can practice doubling numbers to help the Odd Squad solve this case of double trouble.
Training Video #531 - How to Deal with a Clockhead Lady
Your child will learn about telling time on an analog clock to the nearest 5 minutes.
Telly's Shape Garden
Telly wants to create a shape garden. In this game, your child can practice shape recognition skills and learn about some attributes of squares, triangles, and ovals.
Help Your Child Learn to Love Math with Curious George
Curious George is a little monkey who wants to explore and discover new things. Like George, children are always learning! And his interactions with patterns, measurements, and shapes can help your child begin to see math in the world around them.Find Activities