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
Training Video #94 - How to Deal with a Saffron Slimer
Your child will learn about using a pan balance to compare weight.
Fresh Pick Mini Games
In this collection of mini games, your child will learn to navigate spaces, use spatial clues to locate items, add and subtract to meet a budget, and sort items based on multiple attributes.
Ruff Cut: Glenn's Game
Ruff's cousin, Glenn, is organizing his figurine collection for the annual Dragon Quest Gathering. Your child can help Glenn by putting his figurines in height order from shortest to tallest.
Harry Gets Nosey
Harry collects and records data about his sneezing to figure out what he has allergies to.
Otto and Olive discuss their favorite parts of a comic book. Your child can learn about page numbers and addition from this clip.
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
A Square Cut for Beethoven
This clip can teach your child about making shapes from other shapes. Super Peg and Cat Guy must fix Beethoven's triangle hairdo.
A Tad of Twisted Tomfoolery
Hacker creates a mirage that changes the direction of a path in the car race from his opponents.
Down The Tubes
The Odd Squad needs help fixing their transportation tubes. Your child can practice math concepts including measurement, addition and spatial reasoning skills while helping the Odd Squad make the needed repairs.
Can you Fill It?
Experimenting with filling containers up can help your child understand volume. In this game, your child adds water to different containers, but must keep them from overflowing!
The Trojan Ducky
The group makes a model of a difficult invention that needs wheels that are off misaligned so that it waddles like a duck.
In this online game, your child can learn about relative sizes like bigger and smaller by helping Gabriela plant the correct seeds in the garden.
Building a Physical Profile of the Perp
The team uses measurement skills to gather clues about the identity of a suspect.
Help Our Kelp
New sea creatures are invading the kelp beds. Your child can develop counting and sorting skills by moving the sea creatures into piles based on their shapes.
Super Peg and Cat Guy at the Salon
Your child can learn about properties of arches in this clip where Peg and Cat fix their friends' hair.
Solo en esta noche!-- SPANISH CLIP FOR "ON THIS NIGHT ONLY!
This musical clip celebrates the one special night where penguins can fly. [Spanish]
Olive, Otto, and The Weatherman compare temperatures of areas on a map. Your child can learn about maps and how thermometers are read.
The agents calculate how many more cases they need to solve to win the Jackie award and beat Mr. O.
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