**Parents are a child's most important teacher:**

***Be positive about mathematics!**

***Show interest in your child's assignments.**

***Talk about what they did in math class.**

***DIscuss the importance of mathematics in their daily lives, pointing out how people use mathematics in their daily life.**

***Familiarize yourself with books, games, websites and programs that encourage mathematics learning.**

***Encourage your child to check out math books at the library in the 500 non-fiction section of the library.**

**Have a positive attitude toward math!**