Category Archives for "Parents"

Tips to Successfully Present a Math-U-See Lesson

Congratulations to you for making the decision to invest in Math-U-See. This program is designed to make both you and your student successful in maths education. If you’ve spent time researching or reviewing the program, you may notice that it is designed differently than others on the market. The differences are intentional and one of […]

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How to Manage Maths Anxiety

Maths Anxiety? What is that? As with anything new, students may struggle with learning the fundamentals of math.  The difficulty of learning even basic concepts can lead to feeling overwhelmed.  Those feelings can compound and manifest both psychologically and physically.  They can cause headaches, issues with concentration, memory strain, and feeling anxious. Math anxiety can cause children to […]

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3 Tips to Add Value to Student Mistakes

Learn how to make student’s mistakes a valuable part of their journey to maths mastery with three easy tips. As a child, did you learn how to ride a bike? How many times did you fall before you were able to master the process? When you were learning to cook, how many times did you […]

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Amanda’s Discovery of Math-U-See

Amanda, a second-generation homeschooling mum, was introduced to the Math-U-See program as a homeschool student. Enjoy your story as she shares her experience with Math-U-See.: “I was in 7th grade and struggling through maths with daily tears. The oldest of five kids, we had tried several different maths programs, but I struggled to understand and relate to […]

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Is Your Maths Curriculum Working?

For those who homeschool, picking a maths curriculum is a very big decision. Parents/teachers do all of the necessary research, they consider all of their options, and somehow make their decision. Then, for whatever reason, they start to think twice. Whether or not you’re new to homeschooling, it’s not uncommon to interrogate your choice of […]

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Homeschool 4 Real Review of Math-U-See

Homeschool4Real partnered with a homeschool mum to review the Math-U-See maths program! They reviewed the structure and features of the program. In addition to taking a good look inside the books and discussing how to use them. The overview is wrapped up with the homeschool mum’s opinion of Math-U-See. Have you used Math-U-See in your […]

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Add Play and Discovery into Learning

Many of us enjoy the idea of homeschooling because it grants us the space to be ourselves creatively, to get out more, and to discover new ways to learn effectively. However, it is not all fun and games. Homeschooling can become overwhelming. Here is a list of our favorite 5 tips to have fun while […]

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Add Joy to Maths Lessons in 7 Easy Steps

 Whether we are teaching in a classroom or at the kitchen table, we have aspirations for our students and their education, including making lessons fun and memorable. It is easy for these goals to become bogged down in the drag of day-to-day life. It happens to the best of us, our picture perfect dreams fall […]

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Vacation Maths Fun

It’s that time of year again. Are you looking for ways to keep your child engaged in learning maths during vacation? Here are a few of our favorite tips: Take a trip to your local libraryTake a trip with your child to your library to discover new children’s books about maths. These books are a great […]

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Are Independent Students a Myth?

  Once in a while, it hits you – you realize that your child is marching steadily towards independence. Maybe it’s when your baby crawls for the first time. Or, maybe it’s when your child can count to ten. Maybe it’s when they go on their first date or even when he or she goes away […]

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