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Be a Part of The “All-Right” Club

For the month of May, I’d like to try something new.  Let’s find out how you’re doing on your practice sets. If you do a Saxon Math mixed practice set and get all 30 problems correct, you can become a member of Nicole’s “The All-Right” Club! What does that get you? A photo and shout-out in […]

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Making Multiplication Memory Facts Fun

If you know me, you know that one of the greatest challenges I see when tutoring kids is memorization of multiplication facts,  You need them for everything past the third grade: factoring, cross-multiplying, divisibility, etc.  So here’s just three quick ways to make it fun!

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The Math Mistake I See Most Often

In my experience as a tutor, there’s a consistent mistake I have seen many students make.  Doesn’t matter if it’s a struggling student or an advanced student.  I’ve seen it across the board.  It has to do with graphing coordinates on a graph.  Take a look.    

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A Nerdy Nummies and Saxon Math Afternoon

My 12 year-old daughter, Sydney follows Rosanna Pansino.  If you haven’t heard of Rosanna, she’s a Youtuber known for her show Nerdy Nummies, one of the most popular baking shows on the internet. I was quite surprised when Sydney asked me one day to buy Rosanna’s cookbook, The Nerdy Nummies Cookbook: Sweet Treats for the […]

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