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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Mayan counting system provides an opportunity for children to learn about math and culture at the same time. Our free, hands-on activities use common household items to teach numeracy and operations.

Friday, April 26, 2019

Many fun math games for families can be done with materials you probably have at home already, such as scrap paper. Learn how to create origami shapes, be a paper math wizard, and support children’s learning with these activities.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Many children are able to recite the counting numbers by heart. Recognizing the base 10 features of numbers takes counting to the next level. DREME’s Herbert P. Ginsburg on alternative ways to think about and teach counting to children.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Our growing obsession with kindergarten readiness can have real consequences, writes DREME's Deborah Stipek. As first appeared in Education Week on March 25, 2019. Reprinted with permission from the author.

Friday, February 1, 2019

What happens when Albert tries desperately to make a trade with his sister? Addition, subtraction, and much more. DREME’s Herbert P. Ginsburg has this review.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Young children compare and measure things all the time, and in natural and spontaneous ways. How can parents support children's developing understanding of units and measurement?