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Why Does Saxon Require So Much Mental Math?

Mom Brain moments. They happen all the time. Maybe it’s when you’re at the cashier and trying to figure out if the register is putting…

Why Does Saxon Require So Much Practice with Facts?

Hey there… Do I even dare ask how it’s going? It goes without saying that life seems to have been completely upended in the last…

How does Saxon Approach Getting Problems Wrong?

“Don’t be discouraged if you continue to make mistakes. Everyone makes mistakes, often for a long period of time.” –John Saxon   Hey there! How’s…

Why Does Saxon Require 30 Problems?

“Do I HAVE to do all 30 problems?” “This is going to take me forever!” “But my friends just have to do evens and odds!”…

Don’t Make a Decision on the Uphill

Hey there! How’s it going? I hope you’re feeling good because I have some great news for you. YOU DID IT! We are only about…

Three Ways to Get Your Motivation Back

Hey there! How’s it going? Does this winter feel like the Energizer Bunny or what? It seems like it just keeps going and going. I…

The Best Way to Get Your Motivation Back: Remember Your Why

Happiness comes from WHAT we do. Fulfillment comes from WHY we do it. –Simon Sinek   Motivation. Remember that? It usually shows up strong in…

You’re Not Alone: “Everyone Wants to Quit in November and February”

Hey there! How’s it going?   I hope your February has started out well, but at this time of year, I know a lot of…

Four Ways to Get Back on Track

Hey there! How’s it going? I want to stop real quick and give us all a big high five and some spirit fingers because… we…

Goal Setbacks? Three Things to Do

Hey there! How’s it going? There’s been a lot of great discussion about various math problems and the ins and outs of Saxon in the…

Beyond Ice Cream: 30 Ways to Reward Kids

Hey there! We are well into January and if you or your child has set goals or resolutions, it’s entirely likely that you are at…

How to Set Goals (When Everyone Else Comes First)

People with clear, written goals accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine. –Brian Tracy   It’s…

How to Set Goals with Kids

Happy New Year! And just like that, we are just about out of holiday mode and back to work. I hope you’re refreshed and ready…

4 Ways to Prioritize Math in Busy Seasons

Hey there! How’s it going?   Are your kids counting down the days to winter break? I know lots of kids start to get extra…

Holidays are Hard! Math and Motivation

Hey there! How’s it going? I feel like we have had just a moment to breathe after Thanksgiving and that very, very soon we will…