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 Eight-Year-Old Learn to Love Math
Hacker has hidden a virus pod on Pleasant Island! Using cardinal directions and a compass, your child can drive a cybercar across the island to find the location of the pod.
Welcome to the Break Room: Part 2
Your child will begin to learn about fractions, and dividing something into halves, fourths, and eighths, which all have equal parts.
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.
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
Explore 2D and 3D Shapes with Peg
Your child can practice identifying and finding 3-D shapes by going on a shape hunt in a room or outside.
Make music with Peg and Cat by changing the the height of objects to make the notes sound different. Cat will run along the musical items at slow, medium, or fast speed to play the music.
Harry Gets Board
Harry learns that the snowboard move 360 is called that because a circle is comprised of 360 degrees.
Your child can practice counting by ones with bathtime bubbles in this Curious George online game.
Stop that Creature
Using a series of inputs and outputs from Hacker's lastest machine, your child can determine the relationhip between two numbers by mentally adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing.
A Faster Way to Test Codes
This clip can teach your child about creating and solving secret codes. Matt and Jackie solve a code puzzle left by the Hacker using a yo-yo.
River Crossing Pattern
Peg and Cat must decide what shape comes next in a more complex pattern to avoid falling in the river.
The Animal Book of World Records
Nature Cat wants to break ski jump record in The Animal Book of World Records.
Harry the Hoser
Harry trains to be a firefighter and then interprets his results from the graph when he trained compared to his test.
Curious George is practicing his juggling skills. Your child can count, add, and subtract to give George the correct number of fruits to juggle.
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