Multiplying Success - Preparing Your Child for a Standardized Test in Math by Kayla Fay
... Help your child decode the math words in a problem. Get a good math vocabulary list that will help turn a sentence into an equation. 4. Find out where careless errors occur. Misaligned numbers, incorrectly copied problems or answers, misread operation signs, and sloppy handwriting cause children to miss problems they understand. When a careless error is made, make a notation of why, and work out a strategy to minimize these mistakes. 5. Since most standardized tests have an entire section ...
Math Help Has Never Been This Entertaining by Katie Robbins
... It allows you to input a math problem and helps you find the answer. Once your basic math skills are mastered try your hand at critical thinking math games. A great website is Math.com. Math.com at can be your one stop shop for all your math needs. Math.com provides homework help, practice, tutors, calculators & tools, and math games. The last word, “games” probably peeked your interest. Yes, you can improve your math skills through games. Learning multiplication and logic skills doesn’t ...
The Hazard of Using Calculators at School by Victor Guskov
... In other words they are doomed to poor progress in school math. Even calculators cannot help them. If you want to see some figures and diagrams you can read my article “Influence of a Level of Elementary Mental Computation Skills upon Success in School Mathematics” at my web site Prevention of Failure in School Mathematics (reference – My Articles). Do not think that I am trying to stop progress and calling to finish with any computing stuff at school.
R U Wurreed Cuz Yur Cid Kant Spel? by Jeffrey Hauser
... The problem with relying on a spell-check feature is that it can’t tell you if the entire word is wrong. Suppose you’re talking about an ‘affect’ (happening to something) or ‘effect?’ (has happened to something) Spelling is no longer the issue. Instead, it’s the knowledge of the correct word. This comes with reading, which I also feel is a lost art. I fear less and less young people read the newspapers and magazines.
Mental Math Methods From Asia by Shilpa Rao
... Vedic mathematics is a system based on sixteen sutras (aphorisms) which are actually word-formulae describing natural ways of solving a whole range of mathematical problems. These formulae describe the way the mind naturally works and are therefore a great help in directing the student to the appropriate method of solution. It is claimed and proven by many researchers in Asia that practice and use of Vedic mathematics helps the person in many different aspects of decision making.
Tools for the ‘Sucstressed’ by Roxie Hickman
... That's the word I came up with as I was trying to find just the right words to describe my ideal client. Who are the ‘sucstressed’? They are successful business owners that are working solo. It's a term, I think, that describes many small/home office business owners, micro business owners as well as professionals that are constantly on the go. When you are busy with your business, it can be daunting to stay on top of all the details…it’s daunting to even think about the details.
Marketing for Business Leaders: Three Steps to Increase Marketing Effectiveness by Susan Tatum
... One of the easiest and most effective places to start with is to develop a common definition of the word "lead". If you gathered your sales and marketing teams together and ask everyone for their definition, you'll likely find the sales team has a very different view than your marketing team. (Don't be surprised if you get different answers within the sales and marketing staffs as well.) Now work together to establish a common definition. Use this definition to guide marketing in developing ...