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Math in Sports: Multiple Ways to Bring Arithmetic to Life

Posted by The LearnBop Team

Mar 17, 2016 12:13:41 PM

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The following post originally appeared in Learning LiftOff. Hope you enjoy it!

Math can often seem like gibberish to kids who have math anxiety. To those children, seeing numbers and symbols on a page means very little. When teaching math, it’s important to give children a basis in reality, something familiar to which they can tie their math concepts. Here are just a few examples of ways you can teach your child using math in sports.

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