What to avoid doing when preparing for exams

What to avoid doing when preparing for exams if you are smart!

What to avoid doing when preparing for exams? Yes, it’s coming up to that time again – school exams. Those looming dates signal the time to knuckle down and get
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7 ways to help kids with ADHD learn maths

7 ways to help kids with ADHD learn maths

7 ways to help kids with ADHD learn maths ADHD as it relates to maths is a subject very close to our hearts. Here’s why. Our founder, Jason Hiak, started
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How to teach a kid to hold a pencil correctly

How to teach a kid to hold a pencil correctly

One of the most fundamental skills a child needs to learn when they start school is how to hold a pencil correctly. While it seems easy to us as adults,
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why is homework important

Why is homework important?

Why is homework important? Most kids feel homework is a chore, especially as they study the whole day at school, only to start again in the evening. Even their parents
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listening to music may improve math skills

Listening to music may improve math skills

While it’s a fact that not all researchers agree that listening to music may improve math skills and cognition, there are enough studies that show a link and prove that
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How to solve primary 6 supposition question

Primary 6 Supposition Question

Primary 6 Supposition Question Peter participated in a Math competition. There was a total of 35 questions. For each correct answer, 3 marks were awarded. For each wrong answer, 2
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how to overcome thinking traps

How to overcome thinking traps

How to overcome thinking traps, and what are they anyway? How we think can influence our mood and our study outcomes. But consciously manipulating our thoughts makes us dishonest with
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parents can help their children with maths

Parents can help their children with maths

Parents can help their children with maths without the upset. Yes, you read that right. Yes, as parents you CAN help your children with maths … but not in ways
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What to do if my child has dyscalculia?

My child has dyscalculia. Now what? Children who had difficulty learning to read were often considered slow. But with awareness improving on dyslexia and its symptoms, teachers are now trained
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introduce maths concepts to your preschooler

How to introduce maths concepts to your preschooler

How should you introduce maths concepts to your preschooler? The preschool age is an age where learning should be fun and based on experience rather than theory. There is no
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Centred-based Tuition or Home-based

6 Ways that Centred-based Tuition Tops Home-based

6 Ways that Centred-based Tuition Tops Home-based It seems convenient to have a tutor come to your home to tutor your kids, but there is more to consider before you
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Time Travel and math

Monumental mathematics events

Monumental mathematics events We celebrate Time Travellers Day with a travel back through history to look at some monumental mathematics events. The foundations of geometry 3,000 years ago, the Greeks
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