Strike a pose for math improvement! This week’s word problem Wednesday is about a flash sale that would make anybody snap to attention! The...

# Number Sense Blog

### Sofia Kovalevskaya: The Girl Who Wouldn’t Give Up on Math

Jan 22, 2018

*“It is impossible to be a mathematician without being a poet in soul.” -Sofia Kovalevskaya*

We don’t often think of math as something that’s...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Raffle Tickets and Real World Math

Jan 17, 2018

### The Student Becomes the Teacher

Jan 16, 2018

**Former Mathnasium Student Becomes Learning Center Owner at Age 22**

As a kid, math was tough for Anup. It’s not that he didn’t understand the...

### Improve Your Child's Math Skills With Real World Practice & Activity

Jan 12, 2018

Math is something you should do every day, regardless of whether you're 1, 21, or 100. Whether you're balancing your checkbook, measuring...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Feasting with Friends

Jan 10, 2018

The best banquet is the one you can share with your buddies! Even bare fare such as bread and butter is made better by sharing. But before you dig...

### Math is More than Numbers

Jan 8, 2018

*Using Math to Improve Important Life Skills*

On the surface, math may seem like it's all about numbers and formulas. However, this versatile...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Happy New Year Challenge!

Jan 3, 2018

Happy 2018 fellow math lovers! Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to improve your math skills? We think that’s a great goal, and we can help...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Gingerbread Cookies

Dec 20, 2017

Q: How do elderly gingerbread people walk around?A: With candy canes!

### Math in the Real World: Counting

Dec 19, 2017

Math is everywhere in our lives! Kids sometimes think that math only exists in math class, but parents know that we do math every day, in a number...