**Q:** What begins with E ends with E and has one letter in it? **A:** An envelope!People use math every day...even when writing letters! If you need to...

# Number Sense Blog

### Word Problem Wednesday: Math in the Mail

Jan 15, 2020

### Word Problem Wednesday: Math Is A Hoot!

Jan 8, 2020

Q: How do birds get better at math?A: They eggs-ercise their brains with word problems!Word problems aren’t just for the birds, they’re a great...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Math Sings!

Dec 18, 2019

Math enrichment and programs in the arts often go hand in hand. A perfect example of this is when, in the process of getting tutoring for math,...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Middle School Math

Dec 11, 2019

It’s time to do some fun middle school math! Are you up for it? A math problem a day keeps the math troubles away, which is why, in addition to...

### Word Problem Wednesday: A Lot of Apples!

Nov 20, 2019

Give this sweet word problem a try and you’ll be the apple of our eye! If you want to “bowl over” your tutor in math, all you have to do is...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Collecting Seashells

Nov 13, 2019

We take our role as the leading kids’ tutor in math very seriously, but that doesn’t mean that our after school tutoring practice has to be...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Firefly Math

Nov 6, 2019

Nothing “flashy” here, but we have a great word problem challenge that we think you’ll love! Don’t worry that the problem will “bug” you, it’s so...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Halloween Candy!

Oct 30, 2019

It’s almost Halloween and you know what that means… Halloween candy! If you’re lucky, your math tutor can use the treasure from your...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Scavenger Hunt!

Oct 23, 2019

Twenty-three kids in an after school tutoring program are having fun learning math. That’s because their math tutor is using fun and games to help...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Playing Cards with Ace and Addy

Oct 16, 2019

Math can be found in the most unexpected of places. In fact, some of our most beloved games involve using and practicing math — and we may not...