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Math in the Kitchen: Ice Cream Math

Jul 7, 2023 | Mclean Blog

Get ready to whip up some tasty treats, and to help your children uncover the secret world of math that exists right in your own kitchen!

Pi Day Pie!

Mar 4, 2023 | Mclean Blog

We're celebrating Pi Day from March 1st - 14th at Mathnasium with in-center fun, a Charity Contest, and more! Don't let us have all the fun, you can celebrate at home with our take-home activities and (of couse) baking a pie for your family to enjoy! T..

Frightful & Delightful Cookies!

Oct 3, 2022 | Mclean Blog

Everywhere we turn there are reminders of the season -- spiders, monsters, goblins, and ghouls. But Halloween isn’t the only thing all around us. There are so many ways we can find math in our world, including the Halloween treats we enjoy! Just as par..

5 Ways to Keep Math Strong During the Holidays

Dec 5, 2021 | Mclean Blog

School is almost out for the holidays and every parent knows the last thing any kid wants to do is math homework. Follow these 5 easy tips to show your kid the practical applications of math, while still enjoying your favorite holiday activities and traditions!

Math in the Kitchen - Halloween Edition!

Oct 8, 2021 | Mclean Blog

Pizza is one of our favorite foods to bring up when we talk about math (it’s also one of our favorite foods to eat!). It’s easy for children to picture a pizza, and to understand that we cut pizza into individual slices to make it easier to share wi..

Making this Valentine is As Easy as Pie (Chart)!

Feb 4, 2020 | Mclean Blog

We took inspiration from this card created by Emily McDowell Studio and decided to create our very own mathy valentine using a pie chart!     Using an online pie chart program such as meta-chart you can pick your own cate..