Videos about Math

By Dr. Randy Kulman on Friday, May 27, 2016

Screen-Shot-2012-03-08-at-4_41_06-PM-650x488While the Internet can be a great place to find educational videos, there are many out there which aren’t worth the time. However, we have found a great selection of videos, for all ages, to learn about improving their math skills. Check out the links below, which are updated regularly by our team at South County Child and Family Consultants. We have separated the videos into which age group they would be most beneficial for, including kids, tweens, teens and adults.

 

Videos For Kids

101 Ideas for Minecraft Learners [33] Addition & Subtraction Machine: A video that provides a visual on how to incorporate addition and subtraction into Minecraft! For kids, tweens and teens.

Commutative Property TechniquesA simple video about the Commutative Property. For kids.

Schoolhouse Rock- ZeroA great Schoolhouse Rock Video about Zero! (0). For kids.

Mental Math- ComplimentsA video about using mental math to do compliments (making 10 from numbers to make things faster). His other videos are also in the playlist, and are really helpful. For kids.

A History Of Math SymbolsA short video about the history of math symbols that we see every day. For kids and teens.

How Does Math Guide Our Ships At Sea?: “Without math, would our seafaring ancestors ever have seen the world? Great mathematical thinkers and their revolutionary discoveries have an incredible story. Explore the beginnings of logarithms through the history of navigation, adventure and new worlds”(taken from YouTube).  For kids and teens.

How To Study For A Math TestLearning HOW to study for math is just as important as learning WHAT to study. For kids and teens.

 

Videos For Teens

Is Minecraft the Ultimate Educational Tool?: This video describes how Minecraft can be used as an effective learning tool. For teens.

Puzzle Games: A video that talks about the usefulness of puzzle games that could be related to skills that could include math, planning, flexibility, focus and time management. For tweens and teens.

The Math Behind Basketball?A TEDTALK video about how math is used in basketball. For teens.

Taming InfinityAn interesting hand drawn video clip about infinity. For teens.

Videos For Adults

Teaching Kindergarten MathA video that presents a useful way to teach Kindergarteners math: using a number grid. For parents.

How To Teach Kids Subtraction With CirclesA video about teaching subtraction using circles. Great for parents of home schooled kids or even if you just want to help your child practice their basic math skills for school. For parents.

Teaching Basic DivisionA video about introductory level division skills. This could be useful for parents to watch with their child to help answer any questions or work through problems together. For parents.