Make Mathematics Engaging

The right parental approach to learning mathematics can sustain your child’s interest in this subject that indeed pervades our lives.

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Do you dread memorising multiplication tables with your child? But more poignantly, does he dread it? Before the situation spirals out of hand into full-blown Math Phobia, there are some ways that you, as a parent, can introduce to help your child cope with the school’s — or your own — expectations of how he performs in this subject.

Math has been the very foundation of our technological advancement and scientific discoveries. How can your child be part of this journey of invention and innovation? What are the alternatives to rote learning or drilling math concepts into him?

Discover the fun of learning Math in the February-April2018 issue of little.