Number Sense Blog



    Word Problem Wednesday: Campfires, Marshmallows, and Middle-School Math

    Word Problem Wednesday: Campfires, Marshmallows, and Middle-School Math

    Jul 18, 2018

    What’s your favorite campfire food? Here at Mathnasium we’re partial s’mores. Not just because they taste soooo delicious, or because they’re...




    Entrepreneur Needs Math to Bring Revolutionary Products to Life

    Entrepreneur Needs Math to Bring Revolutionary Products to Life

    Jul 16, 2018

    You can’t pigeonhole David Horinek. How could you? He’s a chemist, a cryptocurrency inventor,  business owner, and … expert hairdresser? 

    You read...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Soar Ahead With Money Math Practice

    Word Problem Wednesday: Soar Ahead With Money Math Practice

    Jul 11, 2018

    Money math skills are some of the most important, most often used math skills in everyday life. Even kids who may not do much purchasing on a...




    Make Family Travel More Fun with Math Games

    Make Family Travel More Fun with Math Games

    Jul 9, 2018

    Kids who get bored while traveling often start bickering or complaining, making every minute feel like an hour. Parents are often tempted to give...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Backyard DIY and Middle School Math!

    Word Problem Wednesday: Backyard DIY and Middle School Math!

    Jul 4, 2018

    What project would you like to accomplish over the summer? Whatever it is, you might need math to make it happen. It this week’s word problem...




    Mathnasium Impacts Students and Center Owners Alike, Says Article

    Mathnasium Impacts Students and Center Owners Alike, Says Article

    Jul 3, 2018

    “When they’re good in math, they’re confident in other areas,” said Smita Medhi. mother of two students at Mathnasium of Spokane South, in...




    Math And The 2018 FIFA World Cup

    Math And The 2018 FIFA World Cup

    Jul 2, 2018

    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: Find Your Way Using a Coordinate Plane

    Word Problem Wednesday: Find Your Way Using a Coordinate Plane

    Jun 27, 2018

    It’s a great time of year to get out and about! To travel to beaches and amusement parks, or even just take a bike ride and visit some friends...




    The Name of the Game: Denomination, Quantity, and SAMEness

    The Name of the Game: Denomination, Quantity, and SAMEness

    Jun 25, 2018

     

    When you add two apples with three apples you get five apples. When you add two bananas with three bananas you get five bananas.

    When you add...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Dust Off Your Budgeting And Money Math Skills!

    Word Problem Wednesday: Dust Off Your Budgeting And Money Math Skills!

    Jun 20, 2018

    Budgeting money and cash flow is one of the most important math skills to practice on a regular basis, even for elementary school age students....



    Page 1 of 12, showing records 10 of 115 total

        

    Subscribe to Email Updates


    search

    Authors



    Before I came to Mathnasium, I could sum up everything I felt about math in one word: 'EVIL!' I hated math. ... Mathnasium has been my safe haven. They truly have shown me the light when it came to addressing my fear and provided me with the tools that I need to rebuild my prior knowledge so that I won't forget it. Math is no longer a subject I shy away from but it is a subject I can boldly accept and understand.

    Roxanne, 12th grade

    girl_backpack.jpg