Want increase your kids' enthusiasm for math? Try contests! By making math into a game, contests motivate while offering review, new approaches, and speed improvement, not to mention increased standardized test scores.
Our Contest Chart lists opportunities for solo math students as well as teams, including descriptions, prizes, fees, deadlines, and links. All of these contests are open to public and private schooled kids, as well as homeschoolers.
Another great way to increase excitement for math is attending a regional math meet. Usually individuals can participate, even if they don't have a team. Our Regional Meets Chart will help you find a competition that is near you.
If you are looking for suggestions on excellent math curriculum, check out the Math Curriculum Reviews page.
Helpful Articles has great info on how math competitions can enrich your math curriculum.