29 Elementary Math (K-6th) Tutorials

These Elementary Math (K-6th) tutorials are written by experienced educators, all of whom also offer private tutoring lessons. Get the Elementary Math (K-6th) help you need, whether through these tutorials or through private tutoring lessons.

Prime Factorization

This tutorial is on prime factorization and how to do it step by step. This is a really important process and one that can be very confusing at times. One can easily mess up and get the wrong answer. So let’s jump right in and learn the concept of factorization!

Solving problems

This example is helping first graders how to add. The example will be shown step by step and gives the child a first had look at how to solve an addition problem.

Adding Fractions

Many of us think that we don’t need fractions in the “real world” but if you ever want to cook by following a recipe you will need to add lets say 1/3 of butter and 1/2 of milk.

How many does everyone get?

John is throwing a birthday party and inviting his friends. His mother is buying cupcakes that come in packs of 12.

Writing numbers as tens and ones

Writing numbers as tens and ones is deconstructing the number, teaching the learner the different number places (ones, tens, hundreds, etc.). When asked to write a number as tens and ones, it is most helpful to draw pictures, either right next to the problem or using a scrap piece of paper.

How to Solve Exponents

Exponents are a new concept to some, but they are simple to solve. It is basically a shorter way to write a long multiplication problem.

Adding Fractions with Mutual Denominators

When adding fractions with mutual denominators, you automatically keep the mutual number as your denominator in your solution. To determine the numerator for your solution, you must add the two numerators in the problem.

How to do Addition

If you are having trouble with addition. Here are some easy steps. All you do is put the numbers together. You can even use your fingers.

Solving Ratios

To solve some ratio problems, multiplication or division must be used to reduce or simplify the ratio terms. For example, at Acme Academy, there are 260 boys and 240 girls.

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