Sometimes in our schooling journey it can be wise to take a break from math. This need can be caused by a variety of reasons. Maybe your student has

## Multiple-Choice Tests: What is Distractor Rationale?

## Multiple-Choice Tests: What is Distractor Rationale?

In Algebra 1: Principles of Secondary Mathematics, instructors will see a new and very useful feature for multiple-choice problems: distractor

## Why Skip Counting is Not the Endgame of Mastery

## Why Skip Counting is Not the Endgame of Mastery

Memorization can be the key to so much knowledge. Being able to recite your times tables via skip counting is a laudable goal for any student, and

## Mud and Math Activities for Young Learners

## Mud and Math Activities for Young Learners

Messy learning can be fun AND educational; try these mud math activities with your children. Control the mess by selecting an outside area that can

## Math Manipulatives Aren’t Just for “Little Kids”

## Math Manipulatives Aren’t Just for “Little Kids”

For many people, the mention of math manipulatives calls to mind using marbles for counting or craft sticks tied in bundles of 10 to illustrate place

## Understanding the Importance of Fractions and Division on Long-Term Success

## Understanding the Importance of Fractions and Division on Long-Term Success

At Math-U-See, we have always proclaimed the truism that understanding the “why?” of math is important for long-term success. It is always worth

## Why Feelings Matter to Data Literacy: Understanding The 20 in 20% Chance

## Why Feelings Matter to Data Literacy: Understanding The 20 in 20% Chance

What is Data Literacy? “Data literacy” is a buzzword in contemporary education, and refers to our ability to use numbers (particularly statistics)

## Using the Olympics to Study Math [Printable]

## Using the Olympics to Study Math [Printable]

The long-awaited summer Olympics have arrived, and the whole world is eager to cheer on these elite athletes. And as an educator, we’re sure you’re

## How to Relate to Your Student When Teaching Math

## How to Relate to Your Student When Teaching Math

When I was teaching for our Algebra 2 videos, I found myself regularly harking back to concepts that had been presented in the Alpha through Zeta