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Numerical Fluency vs. Memorizing Number Facts

Apr 23, 2021 | Windermere Blog

We want to introduce the importance of “numerical fluency” and learning basic “number facts.”   Picture this scenario. A teacher asks a classroom, “If you spend 70 cents, 80 cents, and 90 cents, how muc..

Reversing Math Loss for the COVID Generation

Apr 23, 2021 | Windermere Blog

It goes without saying that the pandemic has disrupted every aspect of our lives — from the way we live, to how we interact, to the way we work and play. And as most parents of school-aged kids are well aware, it has also greatly impacted ou..

Our Results

Apr 23, 2021 | Windermere Blog

Does Mathnasium work? We conducted multiple parent surveys and independent studies to find out. And the answer is a resounding YES. Children who consistently attend our learning centres make tremendous strides in comprehension, confidence and grades, ..

Back to School - win a FREE Chromebook

Aug 24, 2020 | Windermere Blog

Wherever the school is this Fall, WE WANT TO BE HERE for our community. We are giving away a 14" Chromebook AND the winner gets to choose one lucky teacher to receive a $50 Amazon gift card. Here’s how to enter: 1. LIKE our Face..

Activity Alert: Playing with Numbers

Aug 7, 2020 | Windermere Blog

Download this fun, supplemental math activity so your child can play with numbers! They’ll divide candy bars and learn to think about addition, subtraction and number properties in a unique way!   Playing with Numbers Answer ..

Word Problem Wednesday: Neverland

Jun 12, 2020 | Windermere Blog

Introduction Our instructors love bringing excitement and fun to the topics they teach! This week we have word problems — all about the fictional island of Neverland — to spark your child’s imagination! We have new math wo..

Word Problem Wednesday: Get Ready!

Jun 5, 2020 | Windermere Blog

  In today's world, math skills can come in handy at any moment! Practicing this week's word problems will sharpen those skills and help you to be at the ready! Find the word problem below that’s the right skill level, and..

Word Problem Wednesday: Counting

May 28, 2020 | Windermere Blog

  There’s so many ways you can count! See the interesting take on counting this week’s word problems have in store!   Find the word problem below that’s the right skill level for you, and give it a try. Take yo..