This article focuses on a Fort Wayne initiative that uses manipulatives in class for math. Parents are urged to use common household items also to reinforce math concepts. Suggestions are also given to help parents with practicing math facts with their children. Common experiences such as going to the grocery store is an opportunity to engage children in a variety of math tasks.
Help Adds up - Tools, parents give students boost in learning math skills. Kimberly Dupps Truesdell. 11.13.12 Journalgasette.net.