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The essences of mathematics are exploration, problem-posing, and artistic play. In other words, creativity. Help your kids become more aware of that.

The first 20 ways:

1 Make lists
2 Make tables, tree charts, Venn diagrams, star schemes, graphs
3 Carry graph paper everywhere
4 Doodle with modeling software
5 Make sculptures with found objects
6 Work in four dimensions
7 Make as many mistakes as you can, on purpose
8 Take breaks
9 Persevere
10 Snack
11 Listen to music
12 Notice patterns
13 Watch videos about new discoveries
14 Surround yourself with a Math Circle
15 Argue with friends
16 Seek similarities in different things
17 Seek differences in similar things
18 Go to a new museum exhibit
19 Play games
20 Solve puzzles

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    • MariaDroujkova

      Thank you for the kind words and the introduction, Alessandra! I am new here, so I need to find Good math people!