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Friday, April 17, 2020

During school closures and beyond, these fun and easy ideas engage families and inspire children’s exploration of important early math concepts.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Counting on fingers is an effective strategy to support children’s early math development. Here are fun and easy finger-counting activities that can deepen children’s understanding of numbers.

Monday, November 25, 2019

Cooking together can increase the likelihood that young children will talk and think about early math on their own, without taking a lot of extra time for busy families. We offer easy recipes that children can help make and suggestions for talking about math while families cook together.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Family card games are an inexpensive way to have fun with children while learning important math concepts. Play these 10 card games designed to reinforce and build upon your child’s math skills—all you need is a deck of playing cards!

Monday, October 14, 2019

Young children enjoy learning about the world through science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Here are fun, easy ways to introduce STEM to preschoolers. Guest blog by Alissa A. Lange of the Early Childhood STEM Lab.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

There is value in exposing young learners to many different counting books. Find suggestions for how to support children’s math development through counting books.