Daily Math Activities

Our summer math contest at Within Reach Learning Center is really heating up!  The kids are having so much fun playing math games at home to help practice their skills.  It is important for kids to practice math everyday to stay sharp over the summer. Here are some ideas for daily activities that you can […]


Fun Ways to Practice Math

Summer break has officially begun!  At Within Reach Learning Center our summer math and reading contests are well under way.  We have handful of students who hit the ground running and are already racking up lots of minutes practicing math and reading at home. Last week we shared some ways to keep your kids reading […]


Great Summer Learning Websites

Summer break is finally here!  We have talked to you already about the importance of keeping your kids reading, writing, and practicing math over the summer.  Within Reach Learning Center is beginning our summer reading and math contests as an incentive. One way that kids can practice over the summer is on the computer.  Here […]


Avoid the Summer Slide!

A long summer break is a great time for your child to refresh and take time away from his studies. Unfortunately, children who don’t do any academic work often lose some of their hard earned knowledge over the summer. Instead of sending your child back to school to spend 4-6 weeks re-learning new material, consider […]


Math Games Our Kids Love!

We have been having a blast this week in math class here at Within Reach Learning Center!  We have 2 math games that we have been playing that they kids really enjoy.  They are so easy to set up that you can play at home, too. Guess My Number – This game is a cross […]


Math Fun at Within Reach

We are having so much fun this week at Within Reach Learning Center with our new math game!  It’s easy, addictive, and reinforces several concepts. Here is how we play,,, All you need to play is a white board (with squares on one side) and a pair of dice.  You can also use graph paper […]


Make Math Exciting, Every Day!

Do you have a child that struggles with math?  Would you like to teach your child that math is an important part of our everyday life? Here are some great math tips to help you bring math to life for your child… Time – Have your child count down the days/weeks/hours till a special event. […]


Hands-on Learning at Within Reach

Math is fun subject to learn about, especially when you make it exciting and hands-on.  That is what we did recently at Within Reach Learning Center with a group of students learning about area. Taree, McKinley, and Austin are learning about finding the area of a parallelogram in their math class.  So we found a […]


Learning CAN Be Fun!

Learning can and should be fun!  This is our philosophy at Within Reach Learning Center as well the premise of the new book Einstein Never Used Flashcards: How Our Children Really Learn – and Why They Need to Play More and Memorize Less.  The book emphasizes the importance of enjoying time spent with your child and […]


Favorite Apps of Within Reach Students

As part of out 8th Birthday celebration here at Within Reach Learning Center we asked you to share your kids’ favorite educational apps. Math Bingo – This is a popular one among our students!  This is a great app to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division facts.  You can also choose a mixed facts review. […]


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