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4 Math Curricula Homeschoolers Love

Posted by Kimberly on September 19, 2016 in Resources |

It is always surprising to me how many people claim they are bad at math or hate math when it is a necessary part of daily life. People don’t seem to realize they use it all the time to figure out the tax or exchange on a purchase, to figure out the best deal at […]

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5 Fun Math Resources

Posted by Kimberly on July 8, 2016 in Resources |

Math typically isn’t the first thing parents think of over the summer. But my daughter tends to take her time with math (and we have the flexibility to let her take her time in our homeschool), so we often end up working on math for some of the summer. This summer, we are also brushing up on some times tables […]

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Homeschool Math with the Abacus

Posted by Kimberly on June 8, 2016 in Homeschool Information, Resources |

What is an abacus? Do you imagine one of these? That’s more of a baby toy and can’t be used effectively for calculations any more complex than addition and subtraction, but a real abacus can be. Homeschool Math with the Abacus The abacus is an ancient calculator that has been used for thousands of years. It is […]

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An Affordable Online Tutor – Review

Posted by Kimberly on May 2, 2016 in Reviews |

Whether you homeschool or your kids are in public or private school, you’ve probably found yourself wishing you could afford a private tutor at one point or another. You can’t be an expert in everything, but the cost per hour most tutors charge … yikes! And if you’re a homeschooler, tutors may be busy during […]

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Delay Formal Math?

Posted by Kimberly on March 6, 2016 in Homeschool Information |

Delay Formal Math? Are you unsure about how to handle math with your child? Does paper and pencil math move them (and you) to tears? When does your child need to begin formal math instruction? Kindergarten/Primary? Grade 1? Or can they begin even later? You might be surprised to know that in our homeschool, formal […]

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What is Math Mammoth?

Posted by Kimberly on February 13, 2016 in Resources |

Is math a struggle for your child? Or perhaps yours is like mine and it’s not so much a struggle as the one subject they just do not want to do. Math Mammoth may just be able to help! What is Math Mammoth? Math Mammoth is a collection of digital lessons and worksheets focused on […]

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Free Minecraft Themed Math Worksheets Your Kids Will Love

Posted by Kimberly on July 26, 2015 in Free Homeschooling Resources |

Do your kids love Minecraft as much as mine do? Do your kids need some encouragement to practice math? How would you like a Minecraft themed math addition refresher for your kids before starting your homeschool year? Free Minecraft Themed Math Worksheets Your Kids Will Love If you answered yes, feel free to download Multi Taskin’ Mom’s FREE […]

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2014 Reader Favourites

Posted by Kimberly on January 1, 2015 in Homeschool Information |

Happy New Year! 2014 is over. Can you believe it? It’s always interesting to see which posts were the most popular (had the most page views) over the course of a year. Knowing what you, my readers, love most helps me determine what to give you more of in 2015! I hope this post also […]

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Online Reading and Math Program: Try it Free!

Posted by Kimberly on February 19, 2014 in Resources |

K5 Learning has an online reading and math program for kindergarten to grade 5 students. I’ve been given an 8 week free trial to test and write a review of their program. If you are a blogger, you may want to check out their open invitation to write an online learning review of their program. […]

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The SAT: How to Study for SAT Math

Posted by Kimberly on October 29, 2013 in Homeschool Information |

More and more Canadian universities are requesting the SAT test as one of the requirements for admission. I am delighted to have a guest blogger today, sharing how to study for the Math portion of the SAT test for your homeschooler. Be sure to check out the great links she’s included! And watch for a […]

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