If your child is having difficulty with Maths concepts, make the child's teacher aware so they can provide additional support where possible.
If you are helping your child with Maths, remember that the terminology with regard to addition and subtraction may have changed considerably since your own school days! Terms like 'borrowing' and 'paying back' are no longer used - instead you will hear terms such as 're-grouping'.
To understand the way these concepts are taught now in schools click on the NCCA image to the right
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