There is no doubt about it, memorizing the multiplication facts to 10, even 12 is still a wise thing to do. It requires the support of the parents more now than ever before. Why you ask? Because the curriculum has changed, for better or for worse, there just isn't the time available at school to help students commit the math facts to memory. Parents looking to help their children to memorize the multiplication facts will find everything they need right here. Keep it fun, make it a routine, have patience and don't give up. The benefits far outweigh the nuisance!