Looking for some fun summer math activities to help keep your little one’s mind sharp during the summer? We list a couple of ideas to help get them learning!
If you want time out in the sun while teaching your child math skills, you can have them gather some pebbles and do a couple of simple math problems with them. For example, practice counting by gathering four groups of five pebbles and counting by fives to get the final answer.
Water Balloon Crushers
Looking for a way to keep cool this summer? Use water balloons to teach your child some math! You can teach them subtracting by setting up a few water balloons outside and instructing them to pop a specific amount to see how many remain.
Turn snack time into a fun math game! A good example of this would be dividing a cookie into halves, quarters, and thirds and showing them how the pieces fit to complete a whole cookie. This is a great way to teach your child fractions and geometry, and after you’re done you can eat the math!
Math apps are handy for those long car rides or road trips. It’s a fun and engaging way for your child to practice their math skills on the go. You can find many math apps for free right at the App or Google Play store.