• Tips for Parents
     
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    • Let your children know that you believe they can succeed.
    • Point out times throughout the day when you use math.
    • Be more concerned with the processes of doing math than with getting a correct answer.
    • Try not to tell children how to solve the problem.
    • Practice estimation with your children whenever possible.
    • Provide a special place for study which is equipped with materials and good lighting.
    • Don't expect that all homework will be easy.
    • Practice basic facts with your children every day in a fun and creative way.
    • Model persistence and pleasure with math.