More great math resources for Muir families to explore!
MATHIES Great FREE Math Website (from the Ministry of Education)
- Math Games
- Math Activities
- Learning Tools
- Parent Info Section
Useful for students and parent/guardians! Click Here MATHIES
App of the Month
Feed your fish the number it wants to eat. You can add numbers together by dragging one onto another. By playing this game, your child will learn that a quantity such as 20, can be composed of a variety of number combinations. Great Primary App! Available through the apps store.
GAMES WITH MATH INCLUDED (Suitable for Gr. 4-6 students)
Monopoly: Your child will use dice to move around the playing board as he/she decides to purchase different properties. While playing, your child will: Recognize quantities on dice and learn to combine quantities on dice; understand how quantities are made up of smaller quantities. Example: I can exchange $200 for many different combinations of bills. Understand how quantities are made up of smaller quantities. Example: I can exchange $200 for many different combinations of bills.
Yahtzee: Your child will shake a set of dice and make combinations: 3 of a kind, 4 of a kind, full house, Yahtzee! When playing this game, your child will combine quantities to get larger quantities. They may also be learning to think of quantities in units. For example, when they say, “I have 3 sixes” they are thinking of each six as one unit. This understanding that numbers can represent groups of other quantities is foundational to many areas of mathematics.
Math Visual Dictionary
Click here A Math Dictionary for Kids
We hope that you find these math resources useful to continue the learning at home!