9 + 9 = 18 Tips to Sharpen Your Child's Math Skills
Kids with ADHD aren't the only ones who struggle with math, but challenges with working memory and sustained attention can make a tough subject even tougher. Help them improve math skills â€” and gain confidence â€” with these simple tricks for parents and teachers alike.
Keep Sample Problems Front and Center
Keep a step-by-step model of a problem on the board, listing the steps taken for solving it. Some students with ADHD have working memory problems and canâ€™t hold the problem in mind as they look back and forth from the board. Write the same problem in the same spot everyday. Number (donâ€™t use letters) the steps in the order they are to be completed.