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. North Orlando Homeschool Art Co-Op

    Oct 15, 18 07:17 PM

    This is a free co-op for homeschoolers in the North Orlando area, or anyone who is able to make it to our events! This is a free co-op, parents must be

    Read More

  2. How to Start Homeschooling; 7 Step Guide to get you going confidently

    Sep 25, 18 07:31 PM

    7 steps on how to start homeschooling - research, plan, design and give you confidence to get going. Thorough plan for homeschool beginners and veteran homeschoolers who have lost their way.

    Read More

  3. Simple Lantern Balloon Craft

    Sep 25, 18 06:57 PM

    This is not a new balloon craft idea, but it is simple, easy and fun to do. The fun thing about this craft is that it is great to do with all ages and

    Read More