# ‘Math’ Blog Posts

## Halloween Activities for Kids – Improve Math Skills… Spooky Thought!

October 24th, 2023 2023-10-25T09:22:22-07:00 2023-10-24T09:00:01-07:00

There are so many ways you can improve math skills while having fun on Halloween. Math concepts keep getting refined as you get older. However, these activities can be used at any age for fun learning and review. Remember, sorting and categorizing items is critical to learning math concepts. Classifying is the action of putting objects into sets based on common traits. You can even chart your results.

## Math Skills Improve with Math Game

July 13th, 2017 2019-03-20T20:35:26-07:00 2017-07-13T12:53:18-07:00

A great game to play at home and to improve your math skills is the Math Zone. Kids happily do more math with the game than if you give them a workbook to work in. I played The Math Zone with one of my students just the other day and we shot a video of it so you’d know what it is like.

## 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.

## More Free Holiday Educational Fun Games Gifts

December 11th, 2012 2016-02-25T00:54:21-08:00 2012-12-11T12:17:19-08:00

More FREE Holiday Gifts! Educational Fun Games Math Gift Is Here! Get Your Educational Fun Games Gift Valued at \$75.00… A Parent Says…“Their math skills are getting stronger every time they play!”… “I had to fight the kids to complete their math papers, but I never have to fight them to play The Math Zone™. […]

## Best Homework Help Resources and Websites

April 12th, 2012 2018-12-12T18:29:35-08:00 2012-04-12T13:26:11-07:00

Homework Help: Why do so many kids struggle with math, especially algebra? Teachers often move fast in math to cover the curriculum. Unfortunately kids don’t always have each concept solid before they have to move on to the next concept. Math just keeps getting harder. Kids that struggle with algebra never got a solid foundation […]

## 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 [...]

## Best Educational Websites

March 9th, 2011 2016-03-22T08:29:24-07:00 2011-03-09T18:31:36-08:00

Best Reading Skills Websites When you are looking for ways to help your children improve their learning skills, especially their reading skills, you want to find the best of the best and you want to do that quickly. What if you are looking to find the best reading educational website? Where do you go? BonnieTerryLearning.com […]

## Math Game Reduces Math Phobia

October 6th, 2009 2015-01-24T00:47:41-08:00 2009-10-06T13:17:35-07:00

Parents often ask me what they can do to help their kids improve their math skills. One of the most important things to do when trying to improve any skills, whether they are math skills, reading skills, or writing skills is to help your kids dissolve their fear of math, reading, or writing. This is […]

## FREE Webinar: 8 Summer Activities to Boost Your Kid’s Skills

June 13th, 2009 2017-02-16T01:23:54-08:00 2009-06-13T13:55:58-07:00

I Can Hardly Believe It? Check it out… The call is filling up fast – Reserve your spot now. I have had so many calls from parents recently, wondering how to help their child over the summer. They realize summer is a great time to give their child a boost, but they also want to […]

## ADHD and Homework Part ONE

October 21st, 2008 2008-10-21T19:08:40-07:00 2008-10-21T19:08:40-07:00

ADHD and Learning Disabilities or Dyslexia About 30% of the kids with ADHD also have dyslexia, learning difficulties or learning disabilities. School age kids may have problems with reading, spelling, writing, penmanship, or arithmetic. The question then becomes one of, how do I help my ADD/HD kids with their homework? An eighth grade student of […]

## Hello world!

May 1st, 2008 2016-02-09T12:49:39-08:00 2008-05-01T14:59:04-07:00

This is my first post. I’m new at this and excited to be here. As an educational therapist and learning disability specialist I get many calls from both parents and teachers regarding learning disabilities, reading problems, dyslexia, ADD, ADHD, and Asperger’s Syndrome. I also get many questions related to writing and penmanship, reading fluency, reading […]