# Number Sense Blog

### Word Problem Wednesday: Math Makes Everyone A Winner!

Jul 24, 2019

Everybody loves earning prizes and rewards, it helps kids especially to recognize the value of hard work in the short term when the actual...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Checkmate Math!

Jul 17, 2019

Tutoring for math is no game for us — but we do think it should be fun! Don’t pawn it off on someone else, check out this word problem today,...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Celestial Math

Jul 10, 2019

If you’re looking for a tutor for math, you don’t have to look far! Mathnasium’s math learning centers are located here on Earth, but today’s word...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Music, Math, and A Full Orchestra of Fun

Jul 3, 2019

Studies have shown that math and music go hand in hand. In fact, getting tutoring for math can bolster music studies, and vice-versa. So what...

### Word Problem Wednesday: The Math Of Tipping

Jun 26, 2019

What is the tastiest way to use your math skills? Our vote goes to ordering and paying for pizza! From deciding how much pizza to get per person,...

### Word Problem Wednesday: The Math Of Taking A Walk

Jun 19, 2019

Would you believe it if we told you that a dog could tutor for math? It’s true! Well...kind of. We’re featuring a few shelter dogs in this week’s...

### The Math Of Soccer (Fútbol) And The FIFA World Cup

Jun 17, 2019

Do you have World Cup fever? We do! Then again, what’s not to love about soccer (fútbol) when the World Cup incorporates so much of our favorite...

### Word Problem Wednesday: Planting The Seeds Of Math Greatness!

Jun 12, 2019

When the weather gets nice and school gets out it means it's time to take the math learning outdoors! Sometimes practical application can make the...

### Word Problem Wednesday: The First Recorded Female Mathematician

Jun 5, 2019

Hypatia was a Greek mathematician, philosopher, astronomer, and lecturer, and one of the first female mathematicians in recorded history. She...