Math Empowers Parents
Middletown Township Public Schools
Grades 3-5~3rd Trimester 2017-2018
Math Empowers Parents, Grades 3-5 is a triannual newsletter for parents of children in third, fourth, and/or fifth grades. This publication will include information on how parents can support and foster the love of math at home.
Summer Math Activities
Summer vacation is a perfect time for outdoor fun, exploration, and even learning math! There are many indoor and outdoor activities that your children can participate in. Click here for six ways you can build and practice math skills over the summer.
100 Percent is Overrated
Incorporate Growth Mindset into your summer reading list!
Changing the way we talk to our kids is one step towards helping to reinforce the message of a growth mindset. Another is to read books to kids with stories that convey a similar message.
Click here for a list of fourteen books that let kids know it’s OK to not at first succeed, that failure and challenges can be viewed as opportunities rather than dead ends, and that determination often results in a far better outcome than being perfect.