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 Six-Year-Old Learn to Love Math
Your child will learn to recognize 2D and 3D shapes inside of more complicated arrangements.
Reverse-A-Ball! Mission 8
Your child can learn aout surveys and pie charts as Francine decides how to distract the Electric Company.
Bianca's New Pet
Bianca gets a surprise pet from her Uncle and to prepare she uses her knowledge of fractions and measurement to cover the roof with different sized pieces.
Use Your Light
Albert Einstein gives Peg and Cat a gift, and sings a song about being good and generous in this Hanukkah 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
Poddle Weigh In
Hacker has removed the numbers from all of the Poddles on Poddleville. Using estimation, addition, subtraction, and a balance scale, your child can help return the numbers to the correct Poddles.
Digit's Inverse Revelation
The team does an inverse operation by following the directions they were given in reverse.
A Pizza to Go with Gross Anchovies
Bianca draws a venn diagram with pizza topping preferences to see which toppings each person likes, and if the preferences overlap.
Growing Takes Time
Growing plants can help your child see day-to-day progress of living things growing. Try this activity to sprout beans and then plant them in a garden or window pot.
Peg's Pizza Place
In this online game your child can practice counting and improve fraction skills while helping Peg make the perfect pizzas for her friends.
Security, Pizza, and a Creature
Even with four people against one hungry creature, the team isn't sure it's enough!
Peg and Cat: Height Consultants
Peg and Cat are height consultants as they compare objects by heights.
Every Snelfu Counts
When purchasing an item the group counts themoney to make sure they received the correct change.
Math in the Bath - Vertical and Horizontal Cylinders
Help your child learn about the meaning of 'horizontal' and 'vertical.'
Some Penguin Estimation
Your child can learn to estimate large numbers using a grid technique from this clip. The Cyber Squad must figure out how many pairs of shoes they will need without counting all the penguins.
Help Your Child Learn to Love Math with Peg + Cat
Through engaging stories and comedy, Peg + Cat encourages your child to see math as exciting, accessible, and fun. The show teaches measurement, shapes and patterns, and problem-solving skills that children can use in their everyday lives.Find Activities