Is your child completely unfamiliar with math? Maybe she doesn’t even know how to count yet? Excellent! That means she has the opportunity to make real discoveries, and our job is to pose the right questions to her. Even if your child can count, “one, two, three...”, it’s likely she just memorized the numbers. But memorization doesn’t help to get a sense of what quantity means, or to...
Halloween is over, and now you probably have tons of unhealthy treats at home, and you are wondering what to do with this treasure without ruining your child’s teeth. We suggest a perfect use for your child’s Halloween candy!
It’s Halloween week! Your hometown is decorated and ripe for math discovery. While you are driving around in the evening, or taking a stroll, engage your child with this meaningful conversation.
RSM students see math in their hobbies, in mundane every day routines, in art, music and just about everything else. These few projects have shown us that math is indeed super cool!
From managing finances, calculating the time and distance between school, home and violin class to not needing a measuring cup to know how much water a recipe requires, a mom knows all the math to run a family. If there's anyone that does math on a daily basis without even realizing it, it's got to be someone that fills the role of being a mother.