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Math . . . the Subject that need not be Dreaded

In fact, there is so much you can do in the elementary years that will enhance later understanding and appreciation of math, that even for children who are interested and capable of early math practice and advancement, if you avail yourself of all the natural occasions there is for math practice, you may not have time for an official curriculum because you are busy with activities that will enrich later study of math while making it fun for them now, which in itself enriches math later because they won’t hate math by the time they are doing a more serious study of it (count how many words are in this sentence.)