Math can be tricky for children of all ages, and some kids develop a fear of math that can hold them back from succeeding in school and beyond. You may feel helpless if your child struggles with math due to irrational fear. Fortunately, some strategies can help your child overcome their fear of math. By being supportive, providing encouragement, and having an honest dialogue, you can help your child build confidence and work through their fear.
You can help your child better understand and appreciate math through positive reinforcement and targeted activities. Your child can go from fearing math to finding success with the right approach.