Picturing Math: Hands-On Activities to Connect Math with Picture Books

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Do your students dread math lessons? Engage and excite them with the activities in Picturing Math, a unique book that uses picture books to teach elementary students math concepts. Each activity in this book focuses on a popular children's book and gives teachers fun lessons that relate to the math concepts explored in the picture books. Subjects covered include problem solving, geometry, measurement, algebra, and probability. Your students ...
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Overview

Do your students dread math lessons? Engage and excite them with the activities in Picturing Math, a unique book that uses picture books to teach elementary students math concepts. Each activity in this book focuses on a popular children's book and gives teachers fun lessons that relate to the math concepts explored in the picture books. Subjects covered include problem solving, geometry, measurement, algebra, and probability. Your students will love doing math with these exciting activities!

Picturing Math:
Allows students to explore math problems using picture books,
Excites students with hands-on math activities, and
Includes activities related to problem solving, geometry, probability, and more.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781593632090
  • Publisher: Prufrock Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/2006
  • Pages: 204
  • Sales rank: 1,460,954
  • Age range: 7 - 9 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Colleen Kessler is the author of three science books for kids, including Super Smart Science and Hands-On Ecology. A former teacher of gifted students, Colleen now satisfies her curiosity as a nonfiction writer. Visit her at http://www.colleen-kessler.com to learn more.
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