Getting kids interested in math

My brother didn’t have to be convinced math was interesting.  He was naturally interested for as long as anybody can remember, and in fact he became a math major in college!  Different grown-ups in his life encouraged this interest by showing him interesting tricks that you could do with numbers.  Just as you can prepare a child to be a reader by pointing out the words and letters he sees everyday, you can prepare children for math by helping them notice the shapes and numbers all around them.  Here are a few ideas to help get you started:

Parents can give kids a math head start

Ideas for adding math to kids’ lives

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