Life of Fred: My Daughter Now Loves Math!

by Kym S.
(Dover, NH)

My 6th grade daughter struggled with math. She is great at memorizing things. However, if we had vacation time or there wasn't enough reinforcement of a process and then reintroduced at a later time, she couldn't remember the steps.

Life of Fred changed all of this. She now "gets it". The continuing saga of Fred keeps her engrossed. The problems are based on life applications and because they relate to a familiar subject "Fred" she can relate to it.

This is the only program we will be using for my daughter's higher math. Each subject matter is addressed in one book. Again, giving your child lots of focus to learn one process before moving to the next.

It's wonderful! Even my engineer husband approves (which takes a lot of doing)!

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Curriculum Review.

Recent Articles

  1. Homeschool Organziational Tips from the laundry to the kitchen table

    Feb 19, 17 04:12 AM

    Homeschool Organizational Tips - How do you organize your home school life? Planning your school days, organizing meal, keeping a clean house - Great advice from veteran home school families

    Read More

  2. Free Printable Writing Paper / Lined writing paper, Dotted Third Handwriting

    Feb 13, 17 10:19 PM

    Looking for free printable writing paper for you and your children to use? The lined paper comes in four different formats.

    Read More

  3. Handwriting Practice Sheets - free handwriting worksheets - 3 styles

    Feb 10, 17 08:20 PM

    Free handwriting practice sheets for Manuscript, D'Nealian and Cursive

    Read More