Based on the ancient Chinese tangram puzzle, which has 7 small polygons ( 2 large right triangles, 1 medium right triangle, 2 small right triangles, a square and a parallelogram) that fit into a large square. Beyond the square, many designs can be made with the 7 shapes. Players must then make the picture on the chosen card using all 7 tangram shapes. A new game to us at the time, I took it to the hospital when I went into labor with our third child. He's turned out to be a math wiz!
This is math-mom.com, the website built on our belief that learning is naturally fun. With the right expectation and approach, anyone can enjoy learning. But since each of us is unique, we each must find our own best way to learn. We know that we have found our way when learning is fun.
Here you will find books, products, and ideas that our family has used to make learning fun for each one of us. We hope that it encourages you to find your own way to have the fun of learning.