# I have toddlers, so moms of 8-9 yos, help - neighbor girl (8) seems very bright in math. right now is doing... (more)

posted June 5th, 2016 at 10:32pm in Toddler

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pre-algebra stuff, like dividing fractions etc. She showed me a problem today that was like 3/5 + 1/4 / 1/3 - 2/9. Are 8 yos learning that now? is that typical?

posted June 5th, 2016 at 10:32pm in Toddler

- is she finishing up 3d grade? yes -- ds is just at the end of the school year and they are finding the common denominator 6-5-2016 10:33pm
*+1*like- I think so, yes. And wow, that seems so much for that age. 6-5-2016 10:34pm
- ^^^ she gave me a problem today that I couldn't figure out!! 6-5-2016 10:34pm

- I think so, yes. And wow, that seems so much for that age. 6-5-2016 10:34pm
- not typical, no 6-5-2016 10:34pm
- my 2nd grade is not learning that 6-5-2016 10:35pm
- i don't remember my older dd learning that in 3rd but she had shitty teachers (who later got fired). not much was done that yearyounger dd did this but she has a stronger...(more) 6-5-2016 10:36pm
- 3rd grade, yes. 6-5-2016 10:37pm
- hell no 6-5-2016 10:37pm
- No. I don't think that's typical. My almost 8yo is multiplying double digit numbers and that is ahead I believe. 6-5-2016 10:38pm
- 8 yo could be 2nd grade or 3rd grade depending on bday. every school focuses on something different. my 3rd grader had a unit on fractions...(more) 6-5-2016 10:41pm

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