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Math in the Mail

Math in the Mail is FREE to families who qualify, and focuses on developing math skills in three-year-olds by providing the tools needed for parents, guardians, and other caregivers. By increasing pre-school aged math skills and confidence, Math in the Mail will help children gain the math knowledge that will help them have more positive and meaningful science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning experiences in the future.

The Math in the Mail packages will include:

  • Materials designed for hands-on play
  • A book
  • Ideas for hands-on activities using the provided materials
  • Ideas for extension activities using items found in any home
  • 'Tools for Talking', a guide on how to use the materials provided
Children Born... Begin receiving kits... Receive Last Kit...
9/1/13 to 9/1/14 Sept. 2017 June 2018
9/1/14 to 9/1/15 Sept. 2018 June 2019

To qualify, for the FREE option families must:

  • Live in Arenac, Bay, Clare, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland or Saginaw Counties
  • Have a household income that is at or below 250% of the federal poverty guidelines
  • Have a three year old child in the household

Math in the Mail is also available by subscription for those who do not meet the eligibility criteria.

Where can families enroll?

  • Fill out the form below, OR
  • Visit, OR
  • Call 989-737-9532 to enroll over the phone, OR
  • Home visiting partners, Head Start, and GSRP Pre-school teachers and staff can help to enroll the families they work with, OR
  • Print, complete and detach the form found here and return or mail it to: Math in the Mail, 3860 Fashion Square Blvd., PO Box 5679, Saginaw, MI 48603

Math in the Mail Enrollment Form

Child's Name *
Child's Name
Child's Birth Date *
Child's Birth Date
Parent's Name *
Parent's Name
Parent's Phone Number *
Parent's Phone Number
Information Access Permission *
Children entering a Head Start or GSRP four-year-old preschool program will be assessed at the beginning of the school year. This assessment information can be used to gauge the effectiveness of the Math in the Mail program and to help secure further funding for the program. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) requires consent from parents/guardians to access each child's assessment information. Information about the Family Educa-tional Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) can be found at
Signature Date
Signature Date
Income Information *
This information will be used only for the purposes of determining eligibility for the Math in the Mail program. (Please submit a copy or photo of your card or documentation to verify your participation in these programs, or list ID# on line below.)
Does your family receive:
Medicaid/Bridge Card/WIC #
DHHS/CDC Child Care Assistance** (if 'Yes', stop here)
Annual gross income of your household (If you do not receive Medicaid, Bridge Card, or CDC Assistance, and have not provided income information to Head Start or GSRP, you must provide one of the following: W-2, 1040 or three consecutive pay stubs)
Number of Children living in your household?
Number of adults living in your household?