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Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics
This booklet includes a range of activities for families with children from preschool age through grade 5.These activities use materials found inside your home and also make learning experiences out of everyday routines, such as grocery shopping and doing laundry. The activities are designed for you to have fun with your child while developing and reinforcing mathematical skills. We hope you and your child will enjoy the activities suggested in this booklet and develop many more of your own.

Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics
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A Family’s Guide: Fostering your child’s success in school mathematics, PK-12

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Math Interactive Glossary
This glossary was developed for teachers, but is helpful to parents in exploring and understanding mathematics vocabulary used in the K-8 math TEKS. Each term is displayed in a four quadrant Frayer Model that includes My Definition, Key Characteristics, Example, and Non-Example.

Math Tips for Parents
From summer learning to year round math tips, find answers and advice for supporting your child in mathematics.

STAAR Mathematics Resources
This webpage contains STAAR resources for grades 3-8 mathematics, Algebra I, and Algebra II assessments.

Great Math Website for Kids
Great Websites for Kids is a compilation of exemplary websites geared to children from birth to age 14. Suggested sites are evaluated by the Great Websites for Kids Committee using established selection criteria.

Figure This! Parent Corner
Family members - as children's first teachers - are crucial to student success. And the more adults become engaged in their children's education, the greater the chances that children will succeed. The resources listed here may help as you work with your child.

You Cubed
How to Learn Math is a free class for learners of all levels of mathematics. There are 6 sessions, the first three are approximately 10 minutes long and the last three approximately 20 minutes long. It combines really important information on the brain and learning with new evidence on the best ways to approach and learn math effectively.

Sesame Street Happy, Healthy, Ready for School: Math Is Everywhere™
Math Is Everywhere provides parents, caregivers and educators with strategies and resources to turn everyday experiences into math moments – at home, in school and on the go.

Math Goodies
Math Goodies is a math education portal with 500 pages of activities for students, parents and educators. Parents and guardians can help their children with math education by using the free resources we provide.

NCTM Illuminations
While Illuminations is a resource for teachers, and parents benefit by having free access to quality standards-based resources for mathematics, including interactive tools for students that can be a learning supplement in the home.

Kimberly Baumgardner, M.Ed.
Educational Specialist Manager, Family Engagement
(210) 370-5431

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