Study Skills

Study Skills

GIVE YOUR KIDS SOME HOUSEHOLD CHORES

2019-06-24T09:09:18-07:00

Oftentimes, we ask ourselves, “Should we give our kids chores to do at home?” After all, it is our responsibility as parents to run the household, right? Our kids have to deal with their own activities at school. Isn’t it really fine to just let them be kids for now? The truth is

GIVE YOUR KIDS SOME HOUSEHOLD CHORES2019-06-24T09:09:18-07:00

YES, SCIENCE CAN BE FUN

2019-06-24T09:11:39-07:00

Children are curious by nature. You can’t stop them from exploring the world. They will always find stuff to experiment with. And their innate curiosty leads them to bombard us with a million questions. To occupy their perpetually inquisitive minds, you can do science experiments using materials you already have at home. Don’t

YES, SCIENCE CAN BE FUN2019-06-24T09:11:39-07:00

More Practical Solutions to Common Test Mistakes Children Make

2019-05-09T07:36:22-07:00

I'm back again with more tips in helping your child to overcome common test mistakes. If you need want to read Part 1, you can do so by clicking this link. If you know that your child has an important test coming up, you can help him be ready for the big day

More Practical Solutions to Common Test Mistakes Children Make2019-05-09T07:36:22-07:00

Practical Solutions to Common Test Mistakes Made by Younger Students

2019-05-09T07:36:14-07:00

This is a popular topic among the parents here at JAMS.Every parent invested in their child’s education has felt it: the frustration upon learning a test was botched. It’s never fun to hear about the messed-up bubble sheet, the broken pencil, or the confusion the child felt with the instructions or the questions on

Practical Solutions to Common Test Mistakes Made by Younger Students2019-05-09T07:36:14-07:00

Give these Kiddos a High Five if You See Them At the Hallway – Students’ Achievement 2018

2019-02-14T12:34:48-07:00

Well let’s face it... we all know that JAMS students are kind of “special” and extra gifted. But 2018 was FANTASTIC, the best year yet! We are so proud of our students!  A number of our students were recognized for their talent or academic achievements last year. Here are the highlights… and if

Give these Kiddos a High Five if You See Them At the Hallway – Students’ Achievement 20182019-02-14T12:34:48-07:00

How Early Math Lessons Can Change Your Child’s Brain

2018-11-05T10:23:58-07:00

Many parents usually ask me this question, "When should I start preparing my child for school?" I always emphasize on the importance of developing one's memory skills at an early age. Researchers from Stanford University studied the brains scans of children solving math equations and they learned that these children were using more

How Early Math Lessons Can Change Your Child’s Brain2018-11-05T10:23:58-07:00

How to Design an Effective Study Space in your home

2018-11-05T10:14:57-07:00

After a productive day at school, does your child have a study space that is conducive for learning? I believe that, as a parent, we all need to encourage learning even at home. In order to create an ideal study area that improves sharpness and mental focus, take note of the five suggestions

How to Design an Effective Study Space in your home2018-11-05T10:14:57-07:00

The Importance of Mental Exercises

2018-10-25T09:07:51-07:00

Over the years I’ve been teaching mental math, I have noticed trends in certain age groups. Younger children tend to get more physical exercise than children that are older. As children progress in school, they lose privileges such as recess or taking breaks. The older children get, the more mental exercise they get

The Importance of Mental Exercises2018-10-25T09:07:51-07:00

Why JAMS Students Excel in More Areas Than Math

2018-09-05T14:48:07-07:00

Often times, I’m asked how abacus and mental math skills help our students excel in areas beyond math. As a teacher, and a parent I have noticed our JAMS students progress quickly, keep enthusiasm about education and ultimately, excel across all academic subjects. Generally, JAMS students use mental math for academic purposes. They

Why JAMS Students Excel in More Areas Than Math2018-09-05T14:48:07-07:00

The Importance of Traveling and How It Impacts Your Child’s Life

2018-09-05T14:46:29-07:00

Sure, at this age, we probably have traveled extensively. Personally, I recommend traveling at any age, but the earlier you travel and experience the world the better. The skills you acquire while traveling are priceless and you will gain important life skills along the way. That's why it is important for you to

The Importance of Traveling and How It Impacts Your Child’s Life2018-09-05T14:46:29-07:00
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