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## 3 Simple Steps with Multiplication Facts for Kids that Teach How To Multiply Large Numbers

There’s an Easier Way for Children to Learn Multiplication! For years, I have watched children struggle with Multiple-Digit Multiplication, which begins with problems like, 97 x 86, then quickly increases in difficulty to problems like, 5,984 x 763, and finally culminates in multiplying decimals like 5.83 x 7.3. Memorizing all the multiplication facts can be …

## 3rd Grade Reading Help – Four simple steps to ensure your child will excel in reading?

A special thanks to tim & annette for allowing me to use this photo from freeImages When children enter 3rd grade, the emphasis changes from “learning to read” to “reading to learn”. Because of this jump in the emphasis on reading, I call the following strategies 3rd Grade Reading Help, however, these strategies are great …

## 4-Simple Steps for Dividing – Each problem has a math tutorial video!

There’s an Easier Way for Children to Learn Long Division! For years I have watched children struggle with long division. One major reason that is that memorizing all the multiplication facts can be difficult for some kids. I have seen them get more and more frustrated as they rise through the grades. Many …

## How to Increase Reading Comprehension

A special thanks to Sam LeVan for allowing me to use this photo from freeImages Why I Wrote This Post I wrote this post to help parents – help their children – develop their reading comprehension. The simple steps I show you in this post can be done with any novel. Over a relatively short period of …

## Math Order Operation – A simple trick!

When children are learning any new concept, it’s a great idea to have them use something called Total Physical Response (TRP). If you simply tell a child how to do a math problem, the likelihood of them fully understanding that concept is slim. They will need to drill and drill for weeks and maybe even …

## How to Run a Home – Family Meetings Set the Tone

Let me first say that parenting is a tricky business where you do the very best you can do, and still when you look back through the years there is always something you would change. I have made plenty of choices that I would do differently – but more that I would do exactly the …

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

A special thanks to Joana Franca for allowing me to use this photo from freeImages 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, …

## Math help websites for parents

Basic Addition & Subtraction A solid understanding of number sense can make or break your child’s success in mathematics! Anyone can be strong in math. It’s all a matter of understanding the basics of how our number system works. The very cool thing is that our number system follows a definite pattern. Once kids learn …