Math

How to teach multiplication to 7 year olds

How to teach multiplication to 7 year olds

Can you teach multiplication to 7 year olds? Yes, you can but probably not everything yet. I started teaching Gab multiplication when he was six years old. How did we do it? Here are a few tips and tricks and it does not include memorizing the multiplication table. I had […]

 
 

Identifying Philippine Money Worksheets

Identifying Philippine Money Worksheets

We introduced the Philippine money as part of our Grade 1 lessons. While very young children won’t understand the value of money yet, they can be taught to learn the names of coins and bills and be familiarize how our money look like. Pretend play (of buying and selling) works […]

 
 

Philippine Money Worksheets

Philippine Money Worksheets

Part of our Grade 1 one math lesson is learning about money. So we introduce the Philippine money and we introduced the official currency of the country, the Philippine peso. We started with pretend play of buying and selling with play money then eventually, we use real coins and bills. […]

 
 

Todo Math Educational App Review

Todo Math Educational App Review

Todo Math Educational App is an educational math app designed for kids in pre-K to Grade 2. It has cool games and activities that aids in learning important math concepts. The activities are very engaging and has several levels to match the child’s math competency. Todo Math Educational App is […]

 
 

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Here is our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum. Our math curriculum was taken from several sources. The topics were mostly based from our math textbook for Grade 1 then we added some topics later as we went along. Our homeschool math curriculum is not an official math curriculum of DepEd […]

 
 

Million, Billion, Trillion, what’s next?

Million, Billion, Trillion, what’s next?

I can only count until trillion. That is how much money I have in the bank right now! Chos! But Gab is asking us to count beyond 12 zeros (trillion). He encounters this in our topics in astronomy like the distances from the sun and the planets. Or he gets […]

 
 

How the clock taught Gab to multiply

How the clock taught Gab to multiply

Gab learned to multiply by accident. I haven’t taught him about multiplication yet except for the idea that it is repeated addition.  I only showed him a few examples like 2×3 is just like 2+2+2 and 3×3 is just like 3+3+3.  I only taught him this concept. Nothing else. Gab has finished […]

 
 

Tools for Teaching Math for Pre-K

Tools for Teaching Math for Pre-K

We used these tools for learning and teaching Math when Gab was Pre-K.   We have started him on few concepts in addition and subtraction and some basic geometry, sorting and patterns then we got these when we think that he was ready for more fun math activities. These manipulatives […]

 
 

MatheMagis Singapore Maths Summer Camp 2017

MatheMagis Singapore Maths Summer Camp 2017

Learn Singapore Math at the MatheMagis Singapore Maths Summer Camp 2017 for June – July. Kids as young as 4 years old can start their Singapore Math journey at MatheMagis.  MatheMagis Singapore Maths offers a programs for both advancement and remedial skill-building of Singapore Math. Here are the different programs for the MatheMagis […]

 
 

20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1

20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1

Here are 20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1. What I like with Singapore Math is that it promotes critical thinking. The problems being presented cannot be answered by mere memorization alone. The child has to understand the problem and deeply think on how to arrive to the answer. […]