# The Mathematics Workshop

Confidence Building Tutoring For Students Who Want Better Marks In Maths

# Articles

## How To Improve Your Number Skills

One way your child can improve their number skills is to practice adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing numbers until they’re good at them.

## How To Get An A In Maths

If you really want to get an A in Maths, then you’ll need to do a few things to make that happen. And it all starts with this thing first.

## A Simple Game To Improve Number Skills

If your child is still using their fingers to add and subtract numbers in Maths then here’s a simple game that can help them improve their number skills the very first time they play it.

## How To Study For Maths Tests

Do you seem to understand the set work before the test and then not do well in the test itself? Are you going into your test feeling like you are not going to do well even though you feel that you have prepared well?

## What Is The Correct Way To Do Maths?

Why do teachers insist that students set out their answers their way or the highway? Why should a method of working out a Maths problem be marked wrong when it is actually 100% correct?

## When Should I Get A Tutor For My Child?

It depends on what kind of trouble your child is having with Maths and also on whether you’ve tried any other avenues of help for them.

## Should I Get A Maths Tutor For My Child?

If you don’t get a Maths tutor then you’ll have to rely on someone else to help your child with their school Maths.

Someone who might not have the expertise of a Maths tutor.

For example your child’s school teacher, extra lunchtime or after school classes with other school teachers, family members, help on the internet, friends, neighbours and anyone else you can think of.

## How To Stop Worrying About The Maths Exam

How to stop worrying about exams – especially Maths exams.

Worrying about not doing well or even failing doesn’t really do you any good at all.

## How To Practice Maths For Exams

The way to practice Maths for exams is right at the start of the year by doing the questions in each exercise thoroughly the first time.

## How To Study For Maths Methods Exams

What’s the best way to study for Maths Methods exams – work through questions at exam pace – or take your time? Your teacher may be telling you to practice doing questions at exam pace so you can get used to how fast you need to do them in the exams.