(This video is from the Patreon archives.) Have you ever wondered what the point is of teaching the majority of high school students math that they will never ever use? Me, too.
If you ever decided to poll a large group of homeschoolers to ask what the most difficult subject to teach is, math would undoubtedly be at the top of the list. The most crucial time to get kids on board with this harrowing subject is in the primary years while hands-on learning activities can still be incorporated to learn basic computing skills. Homeschooling parents seem to realize this and search the internet for (often expensive) math manipulatives to use in their lessons. Continue reading “10 Toys That Make Fantastic Math Manipulatives”