In this article, you will find information on:
The reasons why children might be afraid of learning and speaking about Math
5 ways you can try at home to encourage your kids to learn Math
You are sitting in front of your kids and asking them about their Math classes. The answer you receive will probably be: Either they ask you again about something totally irrelevant, or they won’t even answer at all. Sound familiar?
The fear of Math is real and can apply to almost everyone. For children, this number can be more drastic: In one study conducted among 154 American first and second grade students, almost half of them reported that they felt somewhat nervous towards math (Ramirez, Gurderson, Levine, and Beilock, 2013). Certainly this is not a small number.