I am a huge fan of play-based learning. When you play alongside your children, you create memories and fuel learning in a low-key, non-judgmental way. Play allows for stealth learning at its best! Today, I’m sharing ten of the best math gifts. These gifts are fun and they won’t break the bank!
Ten of the Best Math Gifts: Affordable and Fun
I have grouped these gifts into three different categories to make searching easier for you. First, I have listed some of our family’s favorite math activities and games. Next, I’ve listed some of our family’s favorite math picture and story books. Finally, I have linked to our readers’ favorite math posts so that you can take the learning to the next level.
10+ Educational and Affordable Math Gifts: Mathematics, Reasoning, and Logic Games and Activities
Our family loves to play math. I’ve written several posts about how we use math games, play, and stories in our homeschool. The following gifts provide wonderful math play… and they are fun for kids! I’d like to highlight what an impact Extreme Dot-to-Dots have had on our family. My kids are obsessed and, over the summer, I had a four-year-old happily counting past 1,000!
10+ Educational and Affordable Math Gifts: Math picture and story books
Our homeschool routine centers around carefully selected games and high-quality read alouds. So much learning can happen when we read and play! Here are a few of our family’s favorite math books- they would make wonderful, affordable gifts!
Looking for ways to use these math gifts?
Be sure to check out these related posts:
- 100 Games and Picture Books for Play-Based Learning
- If You Read Your Kids a Math Book…
- 10+ Math Picture Books Your Kids Will Love
- 10+ Amazing Math Games for Your Homeschool
- 6 Amazing Math Games
Are you searching for gift ideas?
Now, it’s your turn. Tell me: What is your favorite math gift to give? Share here!
Cait co-hosts The Homeschool Sisters Podcast and is co-founder of Raising Poppies, a community for parents of gifted and twice-exceptional children. Cait is also founder of the Family Book Club at My Little Poppies, a fantastic community of book-loving parents and the Gameschool Community at My Little Poppies, a vibrant community of gameschoolers.
Cait is a contributing writer for Simple Homeschool and GeekMom. Her work has also appeared on The Huffington Post, The Mighty, and Scary Mommy. You can find her on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram