"... Challenges readers of all ages to become super sleuths. These fun mysteries are each one minute long and have a unique twist--you need to tap into your mathematical wisdom to solve them"--From publisher description.
Crazy about math...or wish you were? This book set is for you! These aren't ordinary math books. Kids are challenged to solve math brainteasers and answer questions in sports, cooking, money, and more. Kids will see how math is a critical part of their everyday lives. Fun, educational books perfect for kids, parents, educators, and anyone interested in knowing the difference between an Olympic event score of 9.0 and a Richter scale score of 9.0.
Smart kids read smart books! Keep your kids' brain active with these five clever literature-based, award-winning science and math books. Everyone in the family will love trying to solve these engaging, exciting (and shhh!...educational) brainteasers! Unravel real-life predicaments using everything from decimals to DNA, fractions to fingerprints. Keep the set together or use them as individual gifts.
Einstein, Galileo, and Newton all wish they had these books when they were kids. At least we assume that. One thing we do know is that smart kids love these books! This set of four fun books blurs the line between entertainment and education. Keep the kids' brains active with these award-winning, based books. The kids will love trying to solve these engaging math and science brainteasers. There's something here for every kid to learn!
You've created a STEAM program in your library, but how do you work literacy into the curriculum? With this collection of resource recommendations, direction for program development, and activities, you'll have students reading proficiently in no time. • Presents complementary annotated books and discussion questions to engage students in STEAM topics • Offers topical project and problem-solving activity ideas for students in the library makerspace • Provides research and additional resources for teachers and librarians to use in implementing successful STEAM programs
Common Core State Standards for Grade 6: Language Arts Instructional Strategies and Activities is designed to help teachers address Common Core standards using effective, research-based instructional strategies in combination with ready-to-use activities.
This book explains the steps needed to solve word problems. It begins with problem-solving steps and tips, and then guides readers through the information they need to solve the problem. It covers topics such as looking for patterns and drawing a picture. The reader also learns about logical thinking, and how to work backwards to solve the problem.
The sequel to "One Minute Mysteries: 65 Short Mysteries You Solve With Science," this book continues the short-mystery format in which science facts ranging from the Life, Earth and Space, Physical and Chemical, to the General Sciences are taught in an entertaining way.