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
Odd Report - Double Storm
Your child will begin to understand the concept of doubling, which is to add a number to itself, and how to write these as addition sentences.
Your child can help save Ecotopia from Hacker's disasters by adding animals and plants to keep the ecosystem healthy.
Training Video #306: How to Repair Oonabot
Learn about geometry and shape attributes as the Odd Squad agent fixes her robot.
20 Days or 20 Minutes?!
Peg, Cat, and Madame president explore time and how long things take in this clip.
Pet-Sitting Tip #4: A Dry Pet is a Happy Pet!
What’s the best material to make a rhino raincoat? Ruff investigates!
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
Your child can practice addition and subtraction by helping you create a ladybug with up to 10 spots!
Security, Pizza, and a Creature
Even with four people against one hungry creature, the team isn't sure it's enough!
Crossing the Delaware
Learn about maps and following directions as Peg + Cat cross the Delaware River with George Washington.
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.
Knights of the Round Table
Peg and Cat explore shapes of table tops to find a round table. Your child can learn about shape attributes, sides, and properties in this clip.
Where is Cat?
Your child will learn about relative position words such as under, next to, and behind, while Peg tries to find Cat.
Harry Talks Trash
Harry invents a faster way to take out the trash using a slide, shoot, and gravity.
Don't Go Bananas
Peg needs help counting the monkeys at the circus, but the monkeys are all hiding. Your child can spin a wheel to find out how many monkeys Peg wants to count next and then look for the hidden monkeys in the circus picture.
Ori and the Centigurps
This clip can help if your child needs help dividing up large numbers or understanding how many times a small number fits into a bigger number
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