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Instill a Love of Math | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

Encouraging your child to develop their mental muscle for math can help build solid foundations for later learning in critical thinking and creativity.

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8 Easy Ideas to Add Math Into Your Daily Routine | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

Most children are interested in math as it exists in the world around them. Here's how parents can use that excitement in their everyday routines (and you don't need to be a math wiz!).

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Raising Kids to Be Smart About Money | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

It’s never too early to start teaching your kids about how to be financially savvy.

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How to Raise a Good Problem-Solver | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

The ability to face a challenge and come up with effective solutions is an important skill. Here’s how to support your child’s problem-solving ability.

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Make a Shapes Robot | Crafts for Kids | PBS KIDS for Parents

Combine two things that every kid loves, shapes and robots, to make this cute shapes robot craft.

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Practice Math Through Card Game War | Crafts for Kids | PBS KIDS for Parents

For an incredibly simple card game, War has much to teach children.

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Walk the Number Line: A Number Recognition Activity | Crafts for Kids | PBS KIDS for Parents

This activity brings together counting and number recognition for a quick stroll— on the number line! When your child is ready, try a more advanced version to practice finding place values.