# ‘Math Homework’ Blog Posts

## What is Number Sense? The Key to Improve Math Skills

March 20th, 2019 2020-12-17T16:37:27-08:00 2019-03-20T00:13:51-07:00

Number Sense is your sense of what numbers mean. What value does a number represent? Which number is bigger or smaller? Making comparisons is also part of number sense. Learn what number sense is and activities you can do to improve this sense.

## 3 Steps to Help With Homework

January 21st, 2019 2020-04-29T07:41:32-07:00 2019-01-21T10:03:50-08:00

The school year is well established, in fact, it is half over. How can parents make the most of the rest of the school year and give their child the homework help they need? Let’s re-evaluate how things are going in school. For example, is it a good year or a frustrating year? Are your children spending time every night on homework? Is it taking up the whole night?

## Number Sense is Key to Learning Multiplication Facts

May 9th, 2017 2018-12-12T16:07:21-08:00 2017-05-09T21:30:51-07:00

Number sense comes into learning and retention of multiplication facts in two different areas: The area of counting (by 2’s, 3’s, 4’s, and so on) and proportions (twice the size, three times the size, half the size, etc.) Doing concrete activities and counting activities will improve your ability to understand and retain your multiplication facts.

## Does Your Child Have a Hard Time with Their Math Homework?

October 14th, 2013 2013-10-14T16:41:38-07:00 2013-10-14T16:41:38-07:00

Does Your Child Have a Hard Time with Their Math Homework? BT Easy Math Reference Guide.

## What is Dyscalculia? A Math Learning Disability

May 11th, 2011 2017-05-09T22:22:51-07:00 2011-05-11T14:05:45-07:00
Dyscalculia may be a new word for many of you, it means math disability. Dyscalculia is to math what dyslexia is to reading. In other words, if you have difficulty with math you may have dyscalculia. That being said, it doesn’t actually get at why you are having problems or difficulty with math. Just like [...]