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Word Problem Wednesday: Practicing Math With Money

May 9, 2017 | Westwood Blog

Money, Money! Today’s Word Problem Wednesday taps into our everyday math skills to help us to find something we want to buy, account for sales and coupons, and use those smarts to budget our money correctly to get that thing! Maggie&rs..

Mathnasium of Westwood Center Director Spreads Joy on Valentine's Day

Feb 15, 2017 | Westwood Blog

While Valentine’s Day may seem to favor couples, Mathnasium of Westwood's, Dan Weber (Center Director), couldn't help but spread joy and appreciation for his team this Valentine's Day.  Weber passed out flowers to all of his team members Tuesday, c..

This February, Declare YOUR Love for Math!

Feb 1, 2017 | Westwood Blog

Math, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We're celebrating Valentine's Day all February, and we want to know how math makes your heart skip a beat! Together with your child, get creative and declare your love for math using one of our math valent..

In 2017, Dream Big and Be Inspired by YOU!

Jan 1, 2017 | Westwood Blog

Happy New Year! What's your top goal for 2017? This January, we invite you to join us in a special New Year challenge for a chance to win a fun prize: Be Inspired by YOU! Here's how it works: Pick the inspirational quotation below that moves you most ..

Use Math to Unlock a Special Holiday Cookie Recipe and Win A Prize!

Dec 1, 2016 | Westwood Blog

Happy holidays! 'Tis the season for holiday family fun! Throughout December, apply math learning to family holiday activities and keep your mind sharp with this delightfully sweet mathtastic treat. Use your math skills to unlock the right quantities for o..

Word Problem Wednesday: A Very Unusual Spider!

Sep 28, 2016 | Westwood Blog

Image: By Adam Hammond [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons On this Word Problem Wednesday, the spotlight's on a cute little desert arachnid that's a little more roly-poly than creepy crawly! The golden wheel spider gets around in a ra..

How Will Your School Year Be Greater Than the Last?

Sep 1, 2016 | Westwood Blog

A new school year brings a fresh start, different goals … and lots of ways to expand math learning! We want to know: How will this year be greater than the last? Download and complete our motivational poster template and be your own inspiration! Attach a ..

Word Problem Wednesday: The Olympics!

Aug 17, 2016 | Westwood Blog

We're right in the thick of Olympics fever! As you root for your favorites, take a quick math minute to solve this week's installment of Word Problem Wednesday. We'll update with the answer tomorrow. It takes an Olympic canoe paddler ..