In January, Luke started learning multiplication. For whatever reason, he loves it! Huge "yeah" since math has not been his favorite subject this school year. However, as with any math facts there comes a time when memorization is really important. Sadly, flash cards don't go over well here. In an effort to come up with some creative ways to get him to memorize his facts, I stumbled across "Multiplication Rock"at the public library. We are ALL having a ball listening to this CD. Even Aaron has learned how to count by 2's, 3's and 5's. I guess it's a little like brainwashing, but I'm a fan of any learning set to music.
Here is a YouTube video of the Fives (Here I Come) song: