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 Seven-Year-Old Learn to Love Math
Exploring Spatial Sense
Your child will be hunting for treasure up, down and all around in this fun treasure hunt activity that focuses on developing spatial language skills.
Count With Allie
Your child can read and count along with Curious George and Allie in this online guided storybook.
Training Video #1,256: How to Afford Office Supplies
Oona wants to buy a secret special something for the lab. What can she cut out to buy it?
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
Pirates and Peaches -- A Peg + Cat Board Game
Your child can practice fair shares, counting and number recognition in this fun printable board game from Peg + Cat.
Digit and Wicked Team Up
Learn about fractions as Digit and Wicked determine how many sand cones to give to the Sphinx.
Jackie and Digit Get the Picture-- SAME CLIP AS "DIGIT YUKS IT UP
In this clip, your child can learn about replicating images using a grid. The Cyber Squad learns to duplicate a picture using grid coordinates. [Spanish]
This musical clip teaches about using information to make predictions about events that are likely to happen.
By creating pictures or connecting the dots in this game, your child will learn about how numbers represent collections of objects.
Bianca's Greatest Hits
Your child will learn about conducting a survey and collecting data from a sample, as well as when and how to revise their question.
The Perfect Ten Problem
Peg, Cat and the Parrot are judging a talent competition and need to make sure each contestant receives exactly 10 points. As your child reads through this interactive storybook, he can think about what number Peg can add to Parrot's score to make sure each contestant receives a perfect 10.
Help Your Child Learn to Love Math with Odd Squad
Odd Squad focuses on a kid-run agency that saves the day whenever something unusual happens. Emphasizing problem solving, teamwork and perseverance in every strange and hilarious new assignment, agents use math to investigate weird problems -- and your child can help!Find Activities