Math instruction is changing. The subject is no longer taught the way it was when today's parents were in school. Keeping up and helping your elementary-grade child with math can be challenging and, at times, frustrating. If you're facing difficulties helping your child grasp elementary math, here's good news: You're not alone, and help is on the way. MASTER MATH: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH is the key to decreasing study and test anxieties and making math easier for your child. This concise guide, written by an experienced elementary school teacher, is a fast, straightforward reference that will help you and your child master math as it's being taught in today's elementary and middle schools--from basic computations to fractions, decimals, percents, basic algebra, and more. With step-by-step examples and a variety of problem-solving strategies, MASTER MATH: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATH will help smooth the homework blues and improve your child's math performance.
Table of Contents
1. Computation: Addition and Subtraction Algorithms.
2. Computation: Multiplication and Subtraction Algorithms.
3. Fractions: Concepts and Computation.
4. Decimals: Concepts and Computation.
5. Measurement: Concepts and Formulas.
6. Probability, Percent and Ratio.
7. Basic Algebra Concepts.
Appendix A: Answers to Practice Exercises.