If Only I Had Known Hating Math Is a Generational Sin: Let "B"=Back to the Basics

www.pennyspages.com

More times than I care to count, my son would say to me after hearing an answer, "I wrote down [insert number], I just forgot the negative." I knew then we had a serious problem! Somewhere he had missed the important concept that negative numbers are different numbers. Eventually, number lines and graphing convinced him of this. But, that realization came in identifying the origin and going back to basics.

## If Only I Had Known Hating Math Is a Generational Sin: Let "B"=Back to the Basics

## If Only I Had Known Hating Math Is a…

## If Only I Had Known Hating Math Is a Generational Sin: Let "B"=Back to the Basics

More times than I care to count, my son would say to me after hearing an answer, "I wrote down [insert number], I just forgot the negative." I knew then we had a serious problem! Somewhere he had missed the important concept that negative numbers are different numbers. Eventually, number lines and graphing convinced him of this. But, that realization came in identifying the origin and going back to basics.