Math Anxiety

Math anxiety is defined as feelings of tension and anxiety that interfere with the manipulation of numbers and the solving of mathematical problems in a wide variety of ordinary life and academic situations Math anxiety can cause one to forget and lose one’s self-confidence (Tobias, S., 1993).

Math Anxiety Response to

Weeks 3 – 5 Lessons

Grace’s Week 3 Lesson – Linearity

Sam’s Week 4 Lesson – Symmetry

Kate’s Week 5 Lesson – Data Visualization

For more information about math anxiety take a look at the following links

Cause and Preventions of Math Anxiety

Coping with Math Anxiety

Overcoming Math Anxiety

Math Anxiety Quiz

Resources

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