Fractions are the first tricky abstract concept learners come across in math. Fortunately, most learners are familiar with fractions before they're taught in the classroom. Here are our suggestions to help parents prepare children to learn fractions.
There is little doubt that a partnership between school and home is the best way to ensure children progress fully at school. We asked a teacher for their top tips on how busy parents can support their children in their education.
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In fifth grade math, your child will extend understanding of decimals and fractions, as well as exploring numerical expressions, volume, and graphs. That’s a lot to cover! Help your child succeed in fifth grade math by learning more about what will be covered!
In fourth grade math, students begin to explore more complex math concepts. Don’t get overwhelmed! The best way to support your child is to keep your attitude about math positive as you tackle fourth grade math together. Get started by learning more about what your child will be working on.
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Third grade is a big year for learning math! Kids learn about multiplication and division, dive into fractions, and even start calculating areas and perimeters. Learn how to support your child by exploring what will be happening in third grade math.
Math can be a tricky business and kids often end up getting in a muddle - find out how slips and misconceptions can arise, and how you can use them as opportunities to improve your child's understanding.