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Missing Number Math Activity for Kids

Missing Number Math Activity

We have a fun Missing Number Math Activity for you this week. One of the important skills kids learn while counting is the importance of filling in the blanks. Then need to be able to start counting from a random place and fill in any missing numbers. This activity is a fantastic way to practice […] Read more…

FREE Fall Skip Counting Puzzles

Skip counting is an important way to introduce multiplication tables, and I am excited to share a few FREE Fall Skip Counting Puzzles with you this season. Children will start skip counting as early as kindergarten and first grade, beginning with their 10’s, 5’s and 2s. As they get older they start working on the […] Read more…

The Easy Way to Memorize Multiplication Tables

Each week, three of my children bring home something from school that they are to memorize by Friday. We get the obvious sight words and spelling lists. Then, as they get older, they work into vocabulary and poetry.  That being said, the Mount Everest of elementary school memorization at our house, is multiplication tables. What […] Read more…

Skip Counting Songs – Multiply by 6 or 7

Here are the next songs in our Skip Counting series.  My eight-year-old 3rd grader just finished the 7’s song and she can’t wait to pass of her 7’s times tables today.  When I say she’s excited, she was actually jumping up and down at the idea of doing her math, and that, ladies and gentlemen, […] Read more…