Resources

Here is a list of all the Family Math Canada resources.

As Family Math Canada does not receive funding, the resources are no longer available free of charge.

The Early Years Homebooks are the exceptions.  In order to support the leaders who are currently using this program, the homebooks are downloadable from the website.

Click on each title for more information.

 

December 1, 2016

FamilyMathHomebook This newly revised and updated version of the  homebook is used by families after each session of the Family Math Early Years weeks 1 – 6 program.  Participants will practice the concepts highlighted in the groups with these active, fun activities. Simply print the booklet and distribute to the families to take home.       Read More

DVD of Family Math Canada Videos for Parents

November 4, 2015

This DVD contains four videos to help parents develop their young children’s math skills through daily activities like reading a book, going for a walk, emptying a grocery bag or playing a card game. Each video is about six minutes long with music and instructional commentary. The titles are: Wheels on the Bus – Finding Math in… Read More

Family Math – A One Night Session for Schools

January 20, 2014

Training by Family Math Canada leaders is also available. For more information please use the “CONTACT” form on the website. Given that research shows students do better at school when their parents are involved in their education, this program is a first step in empowering parents as active participants in their child’s mathematics education. This is… Read More

Math is Everywhere: A Workshop for Parents Using Family Math Videos

January 20, 2014

 Family Math Canada has produced a series of videos to help parents develop their children’s math skills through everyday activities like reading a book, going for a walk, or emptying a grocery bag. This workshop is designed as an educational experience that will inform parents about home activities to enhance their children’s mathematical understanding.  The videos demonstrate… Read More

Esso Family Math Resources Weeks 1 – 6 for JK, K & Grade 1 Children and their Parents (3rd ed updated 2011)

January 20, 2014

Training to implement this program by Family Math Canada leaders is available.  This manual provides outlines and detailed activities so that your group may host the Family Math Early Years Program in your community. The six sessions follow the same consistent format from week to week because children benefit from structure and repetition when developing mathematical skills… Read More

Early Years Homebook for Weeks 7 – 10

January 20, 2014

HOMEBOOK Weeks 7 – 10  The extended weeks Early Years Homebook is designed to encourage at-home family participation. There are an increased number of activities for each week. Familiar activities such as the estimating jar are included. New activities like the ten frames are also included. These new activities reflect the expanded mathematical understandings that… Read More

Esso Family Math Music

January 16, 2014

This is a collection of 15 traditional and original songs recorded especially for the Esso Family Math Early Years Program. Our sincere thanks to performers from: The Lester B. Pearson School for the Arts under the direction of Wendy Gee and Rob Cairns. Accompaniest Graham Adams. The Faculty of Education, The University of Western Ontario…. Read More