Do you know a student that will be taking the new SAT? If you answer yes, encourage them to take advantage of the free SAT resources available through the College Board and Khan Academy. Before they take the test they should definitely

## Use Homework as a Study Tool – Strategies for Learning Math

Did you know that study skills aren’t a focus of most K-12 programs? Crazy, right? Students are told to study for a test, do their homework, and make corrections. However, the “How” is important. Just telling a student to do

## Math Reasoning Inventory – An Informative & Free Math Assessment

Have you ever wondered if your child is prepared for middle school math? Look no further. Let Math Ninja assess your child using the Math Reasoning Inventory developed by Marilyn Burns and her team of experienced teachers. This set of assessments

## Back to School – 8 Math Tools for High School Success

Back to School shopping is one of my favorite things to do! With this in mind, I thought I might help you with your own list of supplies for math class. These are my absolute necessities for high school math.

## 10 Summer Learning Activities for Families

Learning doesn’t have to end just because the school year is coming to an end. Families can help their children continue learning at home. The great thing about it is that it doesn’t have to be worksheets and textbooks.

## Real Life Math – Strawberry Picking Edition

There is nothing like the Merry, Berry, Month of May! I went strawberry picking at Boone Hall Plantation yesterday and the air was oh so sweet with the aroma of ripe strawberries! Follow along as I describe the real life math problems

## Math is Real Life – Grocery Shopping Edition

The grocery store is full of useful mathematics! Today’s post is about calculating unit rates to find the best bargain (Real Life Math!). What is a unit rate and why is it helpful? A unit rate provides you the cost

## Is Your Child a Sophmore or Junior in High School? Read This.

Summer 2015 is the perfect time for your child to prepare for taking the ACT or SAT college readiness exams. Contact Math Ninja today to enroll your child in our summer math program to ensure stronger test scores. Who should

## Timed Testing in Math – Just Say No

Over the past few weeks I have heard a lot of self doubt from students that are willing to do all the right things, but are failing math tests. It makes me wonder, why is this happening and how can

## Birthday Tricks to Amaze Your Friends

My birthday is coming up this week and I was reminded of a couple of tricks you can use to impress your friends. Just a few math calculations and you will amaze everyone by producing their birthday in numbers! Warning!