Parents often fear helping their kids with math. This article explores the reasons for this and demystifies some of the elementary math topics we fear most

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The 38 Challenge - Make Times Tables Easy!

The 38 Challenge is a three step activity that will help children towards achieving instant recall of times tables - and truly mastering this important foundational math skill.

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A STEM Success Story Every Daughter Should Hear

As a mother of a 12 year-old daughter it concerns me that often girls are put off STEM, closing the door on some great career opportunities. I was delighted to meet a woman who has steered her way to the top of the US tech industry, and who also encourages women and girls to get started in tech.

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A look at the 12 times tables through a climbers eyes. By breaking them into safe ledges and bite sized chunks, this article will help any child master this often daunting times table.

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Number Lines - What Are They and Why They're Important

Number lines provide a good mental arithmetic strategy for addition and subtraction. Here's our guide to using number lines and how they can help accelerate learning.

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The Grandparents, the New iPad and the 200 Mile Journey to Teach Their Grandson Math

One afternoon earlier in the year, there came a tentative knock at the door of the Komodo office. I opened the door to find an elderly man and woman standing there, clutching an iPad. ‘Is this Komodo?’ ‘It is. Come on in.’

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Multiplication - the Halving and Doubling Strategy

The halving and doubling method is a handy multiplication strategy to know, here is a simple walk though of what it is and when to use it.

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