Linking cubes have many uses. Here are ten of our favorite math activities with linking cubes spanning preschool through upper elementary.

## 8 Ways To Use Kinetic Sand For Math

Kinetic sand is a wonderful tool for fine motor and sensory development. Learn how to use kinetic sand for math learning as well.

## Geometry for Elementary School Students

Elementary school is a perfect time to introduce geometry concepts. Game and activity suggestions for geometry for elementary school.

## Math Patterns Games and Activities

Math patterns are important for higher mathematics and daily living. Learn why we should study them and find game and activity suggestions.

## Games to Build Number Awareness and Practice Math Facts

Instead of worksheets, use math games to build number awareness and practice math facts. Suggestions for all ages.

## Developing Critical Thinking Skills

Learn what critical thinking is and why we need it. Find practical suggestions to develop critical thinking skills in your students.

## 50 Preschool Math Manipulatives And Activities

Math manipulatives and activities help build mathematical skills and mathematical thinking for preschoolers. Here is a list of 50 preschool math manipulatives. Many you probably already have around your home.

## What are spatial skills and how do we improve them?

Spatial skills are important to everyday living as well as vital to many career fields. Build your child’s spatial skills through games and manipulatives. Suggestions for all ages.

## How to make an abacus

An abacus is a calculating tool that has been used for centuries. Learn how to make your own abacus and allow your children to practice fine motor skills, counting, and patterning. It’s a math lesson all on it’s own! Video and written tutorial.

## Math Manipulatives and Games

Using math manipulatives and games is an easy way to add spice to your student’s math education and enhance his understanding of mathematical concepts. Here’s a collection of posts to help you get started building your math manipulatives and games library. Benefits of Math Games 10 Favorite Math Games Math Games to Play in the Car Preschool Math Manipulatives and Activities Spatial Skills Games and Manipulatives Critical Thinking Games and Manipulatives