Reliable mental math skills lead to a lifetime of pleasure, enjoyment, and successful critical work. The XY Chart™ brings together two fundamental visual tools—the 10 x 10 multiplication table and the Cartesian coordinate system—in a natural way that makes learning them easy. Traditional multiplication tables organize the numbers in ascending order from top to bottom, […]
Don’t underestimate the power of a poster. Display these charts on your child’s bedroom wall or even ceiling – let gravity work for you. They will increase the emotional and mathematical intelligence of your child. Available here only.
Had Freud learned to express his emotions with the help of a “How Are You Feeling Today?” chart or Einstein learned multiplication while navigating the Cartesian coordinate system on the XY Chart, their contribution to the Twentieth Century would have been even greater.
Educational fads are fun to follow, but they mislead. Emotional and mathematical intelligence are necessary ingredients for a balanced life. We get that. Textbook publishers and educational bureaucrats prefer the acronyms of fads. These encourage new textbook updates and special government funding. A How Are You Feeling Today? and an XY Chart on the wall […]
If you see the advantages of presenting the single digit multiplication facts on the Cartesian coordinate system of the X•Y Chart, but don’t wish to display a chart in your home, you can still use this design to help your child. The suggestions below don’t quite form an algorithm or a recipe, but if you […]