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Math Games and Activities from Around the World

Math Games and Activities from Around the World

  • Author: Claudia Zaslavsky
  • Publisher: Chicago Review Press
  • ISBN: 1613742398
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 160
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Presents games and other activities from different countries and cultures that teach a variety of basic mathematical concepts.

More Math Games and Activities from Around the World

More Math Games and Activities from Around the World

  • Author: Claudia Zaslavsky
  • Publisher: Chicago Review Press
  • ISBN: 1569767300
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 176
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Presents games and other activities from different countries and cultures that teach a variety of basic mathematical concepts.

Math Games & Activities from Around the World

Math Games & Activities from Around the World

  • Author: Claudia Zaslavsky
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 1556522878
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 146
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Presents games and other activities from different countries and cultures that teach a variety of basic mathematical concepts.

Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Math, Grade 5

Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Math, Grade 5

  • Author: Linda Armstrong
  • Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
  • ISBN: 0742430553
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 80
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Mingle some math into everyday teaching! Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Math has hundreds of ideas that will fit into a hectic schedule and enliven fifth-grade students' exploration of mathematics. The book is organized by math skills, which makes it easy to find a topic when it's needed. Open-ended lessons allow adaptation of activities to meet students' needs. The lessons are perfect for substitutes, rainy-day activities, homework, and in-class assignments. The book includes tips for managing a classroom, getting organized, getting to know students, and implementing behavior management. This 80-page book also includes reproducibles and aligns with Common Core State Standards, as well as state and national standards.

The All-Day Kindergarten and Pre-K Curriculum

The All-Day Kindergarten and Pre-K Curriculum

A Dynamic-Themes Approach

  • Author: Doris Pronin Fromberg
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1136638989
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 432
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Grounded in theory and research, The All-Day Kindergarten and Pre-K Curriculum provides an activity-based and classroom-proven curriculum for educators to consider as they plan and interact with pre-k and kindergarten children. Allowing young children the opportunities to become independent, caring, critical thinkers who feel comfortable asking questions and exploring possible solutions, the Dynamic Themes Curriculum offers children the skills they need for responsible citizenship and academic progress. This book describes a culturally-sensitive pre-k and kindergarten curriculum in the context of literacy, technology, mathematics, social studies, science, the arts, and play, and also discusses: How to use the seven integrated conditions for learning to meet and exceed content learning standards How to organize for differentiated instruction and to integrate multiple forms of assessment How to teach literacy tools and skills in fresh ways How to work with families, colleagues, and community Building off of author Doris Fromberg’s groundbreaking earlier work, The All-Day Kindergarten and Pre-K Curriculum presents a practical curriculum centering on how young children develop meanings. This is a fantastic resource for pre-and in-service early childhood teachers, administrators, and scholars.

Africa Counts

Africa Counts

Number and Pattern in African Cultures

  • Author: Claudia Zaslavsky
  • Publisher: Chicago Review Press
  • ISBN: 1613741154
  • Category: Mathematics
  • Page: 368
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This fascinating study of mathematical thinking among sub-Saharan African peoples covers counting in words and in gestures; measuring time, distance, weight, and other quantities; manipulating money and keeping accounts; number systems; patterns in music, poetry, art, and architecture; and number magic and taboos. African games such as mankala and elaborate versions of tic-tac-toe show how complex this thinking can be. An invaluable resource for students, teachers, and others interested in African cultures and multiculturalism, this third edition is updated with an introduction covering two decades of new research in the ethnomathematics of Africa.

Strategies for Teaching Mathematics

Strategies for Teaching Mathematics

  • Author: Deborah V. Mink
  • Publisher: Shell Education
  • ISBN: 9781425802493
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 320
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Enhance mathematics instruction and build students' understanding of mathematical concepts with this exceptional resource notebook. Choose from a wide range of easy-to-implement strategies that enhance mathematical content. Topics include developing students' mathematical vocabulary and problem-solving abilities, assessing students' mathematics thinking, and using manipulatives. Highlights include tips on planning instruction and managing the mathematics classroom, plus differentiation strategies for each lesson. Includes Teacher Resource CD with reproducibles including rubrics and assessment materials. This resource is correlated to the Common Core and other state standards, is aligned to the interdisciplinary themes from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, and supports core concepts of STEM instruction.

Math Games Lab for Kids

Math Games Lab for Kids

Fun, Hands-On Activities for Learning with Shapes, Puzzles, and Games

  • Author: Rebecca Rapoport,J.A. Yoder
  • Publisher: Quarry Books
  • ISBN: 1631593412
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 144
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Math is the foundation of all sciences and key to understanding the world around us. Math Games Lab for Kids uses over fifty hands-on activities to make learning a variety of math concepts fun and easy for kids. Make learning math fun by sharing these hands-on labs with your child. Math Games Lab for Kids presents more than 50 activities that incorporate coloring, drawing, games, and making shapes to make math more than just numbers. With Math Games Lab for Kids, kids can: Explore geometry and topology by making prisms, antiprisms, Platonic solids, and Möbius strips. Build logic skills by playing and strategizing through tangrams, toothpick puzzles, and the game of Nim. Draw and chart graphs to learn the language of connections. Discover how to color maps like a mathematician by using the fewest colors possible. Create mind bending fractals with straight lines and repeat shapes. And don’t worry about running to the store for expensive supplies! Everything needed to complete the activities can be found in the book or around the house. Math is more important than ever. Give your child a great experience and solid foundation with Math Games Lab for Kids.

Number Sense and Nonsense

Number Sense and Nonsense

Games, Puzzles, and Problems for Building Creative Math Confidence

  • Author: Claudia Zaslavsky
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781641602457
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 144
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Math activities and number games encourage thinking intuitively about math, emphasize the relationships between numbers and the process of manipulating them, and cover estimation, prime numbers, fractions, and other topics.

Little Learning Labs: Math Games for Kids

Little Learning Labs: Math Games for Kids

25+ Fun, Hands-On Activities for Learning with Shapes, Puzzles, and Games

  • Author: Rebecca Rapoport,J.A. Yoder
  • Publisher: Quarry Books
  • ISBN: 1631597957
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 80
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Little Learning Labs: Math Games for Kids—an abridged paperback edition of Math Games Lab for Kids—presents 25+ hands-on activities that include coloring, art, puzzles, and more that make learning about math fun. Explore geometry and topology by building, drawing, and transforming shapes. Discover how to color maps like a mathematician by using the fewest colors possible. Draw graphs to learn the language of connections. Create mind-bending fractals with straight lines and repeat shapes. Everything you need to complete the activities can either be found in the book or around the house. The popular Little Learning Labs series (based on the larger format Lab for Kids series) features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, geology, math, and even bugs—all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains a complete materials list, clear step-by-step photographs of the process, as well as finished samples. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Little Learning Labs. Open Little Learning Labs: Math Games for Kids and start exploring the exciting world of math!