What's For Dinner?
Make dinner time, family time!
Mind-stretching brain games and conversation starters. It's the perfect opportunity for sharing stories, building knowledge, strengthening character, and having fun!
How do you approach math problems?
Do you find physical representations of the problem helpful? This would include using counters, making hash marks, or creating an illustration of the problem.
Or maybe you work best by thinking the problem out in your head?
How are the members of your family alike and different in their problem-solving strategies?
(Parents: many students find math elusive and difficult. Discussing math strategies helps to take the mystery out of math for your child – and maybe for you, too! Don’t be surprised when your child teaches you an approach that you didn’t learn when you were in school.)
My favorite way to solve problems is to call a friend for help.
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Whenever I think of Egypt, the first thing that pops into my mind are the Great Pyramids. What do you know about pyramids? Why and how were they built?
How were the pyramids built?
Great Pyramid Mystery Solved?
Not all pyramids are in Egypt.
Can you solve
Alex's Mystery Picture?