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Back to School Anxiety: Math Edition

Aug 24, 2023 | Encino Park Blog

It's that time of year again -- back to school season! Last blog post, we spoke about the anxiety kids can have regarding returning to school and gave 5 tips to help minimize this feeling. This blog post will focus on the anxiety kids may be feeling regarding math specifically.

4 Tips to Reduce Back to School Anxiety

Aug 11, 2023 | Encino Park Blog

Returning back to school after a long break can induce anxiety in some children. Whether it's starting a new school year or going back to the same routine, anxiety can make the transition challenging for both children and their parents. However, there are ways to minimize kids' anxiety about returning to school.

Incorporate Math into your Thanksgiving Dinner

Nov 16, 2022 | Encino Park Blog

Do your kids often question if they’ll use their math skills when they grow up? How do we convince our students to understand the value of math. In the real world, subtlety is key to involving children in math problems and solutions, and there is no better time to start than the weeks before Thanksgiving.

4 Ways to Make Math a Part of the Holiday Cheer

Nov 8, 2022 | Encino Park Blog

It can be easy for kids to get caught up in the holiday cheer and forget about their math studies. To make sure that they can have the best of both worlds, holidays and math, we have four ways you can include math in your holiday cheer.

The Math of Pi(e)

Oct 20, 2022 | Encino Park Blog

Last blog post we spoke about how you can use cooking and baking as a tool to teach your child math concepts and have them apply what they have learned in real world situations. With that goal in mind and with fall being upon us we are going to walk you through how you can do just that… with pie. We are going to be focusing on fractions and what

Math and Cooking: The Most Delicious Pair

Oct 5, 2022 | Encino Park Blog

Want to find a way for your children to sharpen their math skills and apply what they have learned in a real world situation? Get your kids to cook and bake with you in the kitchen and use it as a teaching tool. Baking and cooking are full of important math skills and with these easy ideas you can incorporate learning into all types of cooking.

Math and Football: In Between the Numbers

Sep 24, 2022 | Encino Park Blog

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