## Upland Blog

### Mathnasium #MathTricks: Percents (Commutative Property)

Jan 19, 2022 | Upland Blog

Welcome to Mathnasium's Math Tricks! Here's a trick to calculate percentages using the commutative property of multiplication. Let's do this! ? To find 48% of 50 means to multiply 48 x $\frac{1}{100}$ x 50. We can use the comm..

### New Year's Resolutions and the Five Aspects of Math Wellness

Jan 6, 2022 | Upland Blog

New Year’s Resolutions and the Five Aspects of Math Wellness A new year is right around the corner with an opportunity to start fresh. So we have a few suggestions that can help you and your child navigate the next 365 days for overall “math wellne..

### Mathnasium of Upland is hosting a STEM Camp over Winter Break!

Dec 17, 2021 | Upland Blog

Mathnasium of Upland is hosting a STEM Camp over Winter Break! Mathnasium enrolled students are welcome to join us in the center from   December 28 to 30, 2021 [11 am to 1 pm]   Each day of STEM Camp will focus on one theme. M..

### Why Your Child Needs Math More Than You Think

Aug 25, 2021 | Upland Blog

The language of the universe, math is omnipresent and unavoidable — and that’s a good thing. Math is a universal tool that helps our children thrive. From the earliest years, when parents show children the importance of sharing (dividing) with ot..

### Building Math Success from a Strong Foundation

Jul 28, 2021 | Upland Blog

Unlike many academic subjects, math builds upon itself level by level, so it’s important to start with a strong foundation. The proven Mathnasium MethodTM forms the foundation for math mastery through deep understanding, with carefully selected topics t..

### Summer Is the Season for Accelerating Math Skills

May 26, 2021 | Upland Blog

Spring is the season of new beginnings. When flowers start to bloom, trees shake off the doldrums of winter and turn green, animals awaken from their winter slumbers and the earth seems to spring back to life (see what we did there?). Even in a y..

### Pie Day Contest

Mar 5, 2021 | Upland Blog

Pie Day Contest  Only applied for all students (1st grade to 8th grade) currently attending Upland Unified School District. Pi is so beloved that it has its own holiday: Pi Day. Observed each year on March 14 (3.14), Pi Day celebrations hon..

### Activity Alert: The Rule of Three

Feb 24, 2021 | Upland Blog

Have you ever heard of “the rule of three” (in Latin, “omne trium perfectum”)?  It’s a writing principle suggesting that things coming in threes are inherently more satisfying and useful than those that come in other number sets. And that’s certainly tr..