Math on a Road Trip

There can be a lot of down time when traveling. Take the opportunity to introduce a little math and help your child become more math confident! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6299 #mathchat #thatsmath

While on a road trip or multi-destination drive, there can be a lot of down time. Take that opportunity to introduce a little math in the discussion and help your child become more math confident.

Math on Your Desk

Whether you have a full home office or just a desk with a few supplies - you've got math in all those pens, paper and post it notes! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6298 #thatsmath

Whether you have a full home office or just a desk with a few supplies – you’ve got math in all those pens, paper and post it notes!

Count Your Vegetables!

Use the Common Core State Standard aligned interactions to support your child in math while preparing a meal or eating your vegetables! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6189 #thatsmath #mathchat

Use the Common Core State Standard aligned interactions to support your child in math while preparing a meal or eating your vegetables!

Nuts about Math

Healthy snacks like fruits and nuts can be handy impromptu math manipulatives! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6165 #thatsmath #mathchat

Healthy snacks like fruits and nuts can be handy impromptu math manipulatives!

Sidewalk Math

Playing hopscotch or chalk doodling on the sidewalk are both places to incorporate math talk into your child's world. http://thatsmath.com/?p=6177 #thatsmath

Playing hopscotch or chalk doodling on the sidewalk are both places to incorporate math talk into your child’s world.

Math Brownies!

Lots of math learning opportunities are found in brownies after the oven cools. These activities are Common Core State Standards aligned - and yummy! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6145

Lots of math learning opportunities are found in brownies after the oven cools. These activities are Common Core State Standards aligned – and yummy!

You’re the Apple of My… Math!

A healthy after-school snack of apples can be the energy (and math) boost your child is craving! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6134

A healthy after-school snack can be the energy (and math) boost your kiddo is craving.

People, Places and Math

Parents can use Common Core State Standard aligned activities at a department store, mall or grocery store to keep kids entertained and learning! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6119

The sheer number of people at a mall or department store offers great opportunities for math talk!

Get a Slice of the Math Pie

Pie comes in many flavors but only one shape - round. So it gives the perfect opportunity to talk some math! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6109

Pie comes in many flavors but only one shape – round. So it gives the perfect opportunity to talk some math!

Jelly Bean Math

Jelly beans are a fun, colorful, and tasty way to engage your child in math skills! http://thatsmath.com/?p=6099

Jelly beans are a fun, colorful, and tasty way to engage your child in math skills!