Personally, I LOVE math. As a student, I would have been thrilled to have 50 or more math problems a day to work. I just loved to write the numbers, and coming up with the right answer is a BLAST! My husband also enjoyed math. I figured that my... More
This workshop explores some of the fun and effective ways to teach spelling, grammar, vocabulary, phonics, reading and word attack skills using games and accelerated learning techniques to improve retention, memory and learning.
Instead of mere symbols on paper, Steve creates a model, using manipulatives, to illustrate the central concepts of algebra: Problem solving, exponents, squares, square roots, negative numbers, basic operations with polynomials, factoring trinomials... More
For several years now, I have invited groups of homeschooled kids to meet at my house for Math Club – a relaxed, mind-stretching time of games and hand-on activities. And each year, when a new group comes, I try to gauge their expectations by asking them, "What is math?"