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How Teachers are Using Mnemonic-Learning for Multiplication Mastery

How Teachers are Using Mnemonic-Learning for Multiplication Mastery

From the Mailbox!  A teacher shares how a mnemonic math program was finally able to help a student with ADHD and dyscalculia master multiplication. I am a teacher and a homeschool mom.  I have a degree in teaching middle school science and language arts. I currently teach ESL to Chinese students via an online platform.  Nine years ago, we decided to begin homeschooling our kids.  Starting in third grade, I began teaching my daughter the multiplication facts.  Fast forward 5 years using videos, music, wrote memorization...nothing worked.  My daughter was recently diagnosed with ADHD and dyscalculia.  I have been looking...

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8 Times Tables - Try this Method to Memorize the 8 times tables FAST

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8 Times Tables - Try this Method to Memorize the 8 times tables FAST

How do I get my child to learn multiplication tables? There is an easy trick to learning the times tables through mnemonic memorization. This simple method to memorize the times tables is a super FAST way for kids to get their upper multiplication tables memorized once and for all! When kids use this way of learning multiplication tables, they can go from defeat to a times tables success overnight! For the majority of children, the lower times tables (see example below of the lower multiplication tables) are easily mastered. If they get stuck on recalling the answer to the multiplication problem,...

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How to Conquer a Multiplication Chart!

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How to Conquer a Multiplication Chart!

Is your child ready to learn their times tables? The first step to mastery is filling out the DREADED multiplication chart--but it doesn't have to be hard when they learn with Nicki! Students can download a free practice, printable multiplication chart, then follow along with Nicki on YouTube. In this free multiplication chart video lesson, she will guide them step-by-step how to easily fill out the 1-10 multiplication tables with fun, engaging and colorful examples. Take the stress out of teaching and let Nicki do all the work to bring your child or student on the road to multiplication chart...

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How can I get my child to memorize the times tables fast?

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How can I get my child to memorize the times tables fast?

I’m going to share an unconventional technique to learn the times tables that is ten times more effective than rote memorization….keep reading!  Why can’t my child get their multiplication tables mastered?  If you are asking this question, you are not alone. Many parents experience the frustration and anguish of watching their child struggle to master their times tables. One day they might have all the times tables down pat, and the next day they totally forget. Why? Quite simply because the standard, rote memorization method just doesn’t work for ALL children.  What to do when repetitive rote methods of learning...

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Multiplication Success for Dyslexia and Dyscalculia

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Multiplication Success for Dyslexia and Dyscalculia

    Meagan is a 5th grade school teacher who is always trying fun, out-of-the-box ways to teach her class.  Today I’m going to tell you about a way that many children with learning disabilities have successfully mastered their times tables...even when no other methods have worked. This unconventional, right-brain, learning system is starting to catch on with teachers, tutors, and homeschool parents as a new and improved system for struggling learners to achieve competency in multiplication facts.  Although there are some great proven programs for dyslexia reading (such as Susan Barton’s Reading System), there are very few math programs...

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