Teach addition with weights from home!
Last month one of our morning workouts turned into a math lesson and it made me realize how today’s parents are struggling with teaching lessons made for teachers, when real life math is all around us. My son began picking up one of each color, holding them all in his arms, and said “Look mommy this is 18”. Then he laid them on the ground and we started to make two piles and created addition stories. I reinforced vocabulary words “addition”, “plus”, “equals”, “total”, and “su