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Bright Boy Lacks Focus in Math


Area of Concern: Math
Submitted by: Parent
Grade Level: Elementary School
Competency: At Level
I have a bright boy, but sometimes he lacks focus due to distractions and fooling around in class. Do you know how I get him to focus on his math studies?


Thanks for your inquiry. We have a variety of programs that can help your son with his difficulties.

We have helped many students who need help with math, and our interactive software will help him learn at his own pace outside the distractions in the classroom.

Our most popular program for this purpose is Word Problem Shape-Up. The software helps students to master skills needed to work with fractions, decimals, and percents through the step-by-step solving of word problems. Additionally, data collected from students' scores helps focus instruction in specific areas of concern. Word Problem Shape-Up is designed for students in grades 5 through 9.


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Merit Software's Solutions lists many more programs can help with your educational success. For a complete list, please visit Merit Solutions.

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