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Summer 2022 - News from Mathnasium

Apr 25, 2022 | Mount Lebanon Blog

Summer is the ideal time to do something that will give your child a huge advantage when school resumes in the fall. Accelerate their math skills with Mathnasium. While most students experience math learning loss over a normal summer, disruptions due ..

What are the Instructors at Mathnasium Like?

Mar 7, 2022 | Mount Lebanon Blog

Have you ever wondered what kinds of people we hire to be instructors at Mathnasium? It's a good question! Although our instructors come from all sorts of backgrounds, they do have a few things in common: Each Mathnasium instructor must be qualified. (..

News from Mathnasium of Mount Lebanon

Feb 7, 2022 | Mount Lebanon Blog

Have you ever wondered what actually goes on inside Mathnasium? Let's talk about what you and your student can expect on your first visit at Mathnasium of Mount Lebanon!! After you schedule your appointment, you and your student will come in and me..

A Thanksgiving math activity the whole family will enjoy!

Nov 9, 2021 | Mount Lebanon Blog

These winter holidays are all about getting together with friends and family to share love and friendship. It's also a great opportunity to have fun with math as a whole family.   This month's family math activity will give children..

"Numerical Fluency" vs. Memorizing "Number Facts"

Nov 8, 2021 | Mount Lebanon 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..

Think your child needs a private math tutor? Not so fast.

Nov 7, 2021 | Mount Lebanon Blog

Have you ever wanted to just do your child's homework yourself? Private math tutors want to do the exact same thing. One of the hallmark issues of private math tutoring is spoonfeeding. Imagine a private math tutor showing your student exact..

Is Mathnasium for me?

Oct 16, 2021 | Mount Lebanon Blog

    Where are your child’s math skills? Both you and your child can take our interactive quizzes to see how much you remember! What grade are they in?   ..

Magnificent Math Manipulatives and Why Your Child Needs Them

Sep 26, 2021 | Mount Lebanon Blog

Ready to manipulate math? Math manipulatives are physical objects used to explain an abstract concept. The objects can be moved, or manipulated, in order to prove an idea. For example, when students learn addition, a teacher might use manipulatives..