How to teach my child to read – 4 Power-Packed Strategies

Reading is the most essential skill for success in education.  I say this because reading is required in virtually every subject.  Common core standards require children to read a mathematical situation.  Next, they choose a math strategies or algorithm.  Finally, they solve the problem.  Similarly, in science and social studies, children are given a scenario …

How to subtract large numbers

Subtracting large numbers made easy with a secret strategy I call “Trouble-A-Com’n”. As I mentioned in my first post, it is extremely important to give your children a strong basic understanding of number sense.  This begins with understanding basic addition and subtraction.  Once children know their facts up to twenty, it’s time to start working …