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Mastering Essential Math Skills, Book One: Grades 4 and 5

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Award-winning sixth-grade math teacher and author, Richard W. Fisher, shares his proven system of teaching that motivates students to learn and produces dramatic results. Using Fisher's method, students rapidly gain confidence and excitement that leads quickly to success. Mastering Essential Math Skills for the lower grades offers: Proven system of teaching math for classroom teachers, and for parents who are homeschooling. Easy-to-follow math program requiring only 20 minutes per day. Short, concise, and ...
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Overview

Award-winning sixth-grade math teacher and author, Richard W. Fisher, shares his proven system of teaching that motivates students to learn and produces dramatic results. Using Fisher's method, students rapidly gain confidence and excitement that leads quickly to success. Mastering Essential Math Skills for the lower grades offers: Proven system of teaching math for classroom teachers, and for parents who are homeschooling. Easy-to-follow math program requiring only 20 minutes per day. Short, concise, and self-contained lessons. Daily exercises help students to master, maintain and reinforce math skills through consistent review. Dramatic results. Each year about one third of Fisher's sixth-grade students bypass the seventh-grade math program and move directly to eighth-grade algebra. Easy to use correction key and teacher's manual.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780966621136
  • Publisher: Math Essentials
  • Publication date: 9/28/2006
  • Series: Mastering Essential Math Skills Series
  • Edition description: New Expanded
  • Pages: 142
  • Sales rank: 500,497
  • Age range: 9 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.98 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Table of Contents


Whole Numbers
Addition     5
Addition with Large Numbers     6
Subtraction     7
Subtraction with Zeroes     8
Reviewing Addition and Subtraction     9
Multiplying by 1-Digit Factors     10
Multiplying by 2-Digits     11
Reviewing Multiplication of Whole Numbers     12
Division by 1-Digit Divisors     13
Dividing Hundreds by 1-Digit Divisors     14
Dividing Thousands by 1-Digit Divisors     15
Reviewing Division by 1-Digit Divisors     16
Dividing by Multiples of Ten     17
Dividing by 2-Digit Divisors     18
Dividing Hundreds by 2-Digit Divisors     19
Reviewing Division     20
Reviewing All Whole Number Operations     21
Fractions
Identifying Fractions     22
Expressing Fractions in their Simplest Forms     23
Changing Improper Fractions to Mixed Numerals     24
Adding with Like Denominators     25
Adding Mixed Numerals with Like Denominators     26
Subtracting with Like Denominators     27
Subtracting Mixed Numerals or Fractions from Whole Numbers     28
Subtracting Mixed Numerals with Like Denominators     29
Reviewing Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numerals     30
Finding the Least Common Denominator     31
Adding and Subtracting with Unlike Denominators     32
Adding Mixed Numerals with Unlike Denominators     33
Subtracting Mixed Numerals with Unlike Denominators     34
Reviewing Addition and Subtraction of Fractions and Mixed Numerals     35
Multiplying Common Fractions     36
Multiplying Common Fractions / Eliminating Common Factors     37
Multiplying Whole Numbers and Fractions     38
Multiplying Mixed Numerals     39
Reciprocals     40
Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numerals     41
Reviewing All Fraction Operations     42
Decimals
Reading Decimals     43
Changing Words to Decimals     44
Changing Fractions and Mixed Numerals to Decimals     45
Changing Decimals to Fractions and Mixed Numerals     46
Comparing Decimals     47
Adding Decimals     48
Subtracting Decimals     49
Reviewing Adding and Subtracting Decimals     50
Multiplying by Whole Numbers     51
Multiplying Decimals     52
Reviewing Multiplication of Decimals      53
Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers     54
Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers with Placeholders     55
Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers with Zeroes in Dividend     56
Changing Fractions to Decimals     57
Reviewing Dividing Decimals     58
Reviewing All Decimal Operations     59
Ratios, Proportions, Percent
Ratios     60
Equal Ratios, Proportions     61
Changing Tenths and Hundredths to Percent     62
Changing Decimals to Percents     63
Changing Percents to Decimals and Fractions     64
Finding the Percent of a Number     65
Finding the Percent of a Number in a Word Problem     66
Changing Fractions to Percents     67
Finding the Percent     68
Finding the Percent in a Word Problem     69
Reviewing Percent Problems     70
Reviewing Percent Word Problems     71
Reviewing Percent     72
Geometry
Points, Lines, Planes     73
Parallel, Intersecting Lines, Angles     74
Types of Angles     75
Measuring Angles     76
Measuring Angles with a Protractor     77
Polygons     78
Classification of Triangles     79
Perimeter of Polygons     80
Circles     81
Circumference of Circles     82
Areas of Squares and Rectangles     83
Areas of Triangles and Parrallelograms     84
Reviewing Perimeter, Circumference, and Area     85
Solid Figures     86
Reviewing Geometry     87
Number Theory and Algebra
Factors of a Number     88
Greatest Common Factor     89
Multiples of a Number     90
Least Common Multiples     91
Algebraic Equations with Addition     92
Algebraic Equations with Subtraction     93
Algebraic Equations with Multiplication     94
Algebraic Equations with Division     95
Reviewing Algebraic Equations     96
Reviewing Number Theory and Algebra     97
Integers
Addition     98
More Addition     99
Subtraction     100
Reviewing Addition and Subtraction     101
Multiplication     102
Division     103
Reviewing all Integer Operations     104
Charts and Graphs
Bar     105
Line     107
Circle      109
Picture     111
Graphing Points on a Number Line     113
Graphing Ordered Pairs     115
Reviewing Charts and Graphs     117
Reviewing Graphing on a Number Line and Ordered Pairs     118
Probability and Statistics
Probability     119
More Probability     120
Range and Mode     121
Mean and Median     122
Reviewing Range, Mode, Mean and Median     123
Reviewing Probability and Statistics     124
Word Problems
1-Step Word Problems     125
1-Step Fractions     126
1-Step Decimals     127
1-Step Word Problem Review     128
2-Step Whole Numbers     129
2-Step Decimals     130
Reviewing Word Problems     131
Review Section
Final reviews     132
Answer Key     143
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