Comic-Strip Math Problem Solving

80 Reproducible Cartoons With Dozens and Dozens of Story Problems That Motivate Students and Build Essential Math Skills: Grades 3-6

Author: Dan Greenberg

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545195713

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 1962

Offers eighty reproducible comic and problem sets to help reinforce essential math skills, including decimals, fractions, and measurement.
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Comic-strip Math

Mini-story Problems : 40 Reproducible Cartoons with Dozens of Funny Story Problems that Build Essential Math Skills and Tickle Kids' Funny Bones!

Author: Dan Greenberg

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780439043830

Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 1409

Comics + Math = Fun. This zany collection of cartoons and companion word problems helps students learn fundamental math concepts, like addition, subtraction, multiplications, division, fractions, decimals, and more. One-color illustrations.
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40 Fabulous Math Mysteries Kids Can't Resist

Author: Martin Lee

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439175401

Category: Education

Page: 110

View: 7899

Offers forty reproducible mystery stories to help students build skills in multiplaction, division, decimals, fractions, mental math, probability, and geometry.
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Math Puzzles and Brainteasers, Grades 3-5

Over 300 Puzzles that Teach Math and Problem-Solving Skills

Author: Terry Stickels

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470564677

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 695

Number puzzles, spatial/visual puzzles, cryptograms, Sudoku, Kokuro, logic puzzles, and word games like Frame Games are all a great way to teach math and problem-solving skills to elementary and middle school students. In these two new collections, puzzle master Terry Stickels provides puzzles and brain games that range from simple to challenging and are organized by grade level and National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) content areas. Each book offers over 300 brain games that will help students learn core math concepts and develop critical thinking skills. The books include a wide range of puzzle types and cover a variety of math topics, from fractions and geometry to probability and algebra.
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Math Stories For Problem Solving Success

Ready-to-Use Activities Based on Real-Life Situations, Grades 6-12

Author: James L. Overholt,Nancy H. Aaberg,James Lindsey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0787996300

Category: Education

Page: 304

View: 5147

This second edition of the popular math teaching resource book Math Stories for Problem Solving Success offers updated true-to-life situations designed to motivate teenagers to use math skills for solving everyday problems. The book features intriguing short stories followed by sets of problems related to the stories that are correlated to the standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Each of the easy-to-read stories is followed by three increasingly difficult groups of problem sets. This makes it simple for teachers to select the appropriate problem set for students of different abilities and at different grade levels. To further enhance student involvement, the stories feature recurring characters and can be used either sequentially or out of order. The problems in the book cover many basic math topics, including decimals, fractions, and percents; measurement; geometry; data, statistics, and probability; algebra; and problem solving. In addition to having all the answers, an Answer Key at the end of the book offers explanations and background information about the problems that can be helpful to both teachers and students. Math Stories for Problem Solving Success will help you show students that math is something they are already using every day.
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Funny and Fabulous Fraction Stories

Author: Dan Greenberg

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780590965767

Category: Education

Page: 88

View: 8175

Offers thirty ready-to-reproduce practice pages on such topics as comparing fractions, equivalent fractions, and adding and subtracting fractions.
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Real-World Math

Author: Genene Rhodes,Teacher Created Resources

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 0743932676

Category: Education

Page: 112

View: 2515

Gives the teacher workbook materials to help students relate their math skills to the problems they will encounter in adult life, such as personal budgeting, major purchases, figuring discounts, balancing a checkbook, etc.
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Funny Fairy Tale Math, Grades 3-4

15 Rib-Tickling Reproducible Stories with Companion Word Problems That Build Key Math Skills and Concepts

Author: Betsy Franco

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545285100

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 2349

These engaging takes on familiar fairy tales will tickle kids' funny bones and motivate them to practice key math skills! Each hilarious tale includes reproducible word problems that reinforce addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, measurement, money, and more! A great way to connect reading and math! Helps students learn to solve word problems with confidence Engaging and effective way to master all-important math skills and concepts Word-problem practice pages accompany each story Fully reproducible Supports national and state math standards
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Math Word Problem Mini-Books

12 Motivating, Reproducible Mini-Books That Boost Essential Problem-Solving Skills: Grades 2-3

Author: Betsy Franco

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545252744

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 4158

Help students build confidence in solving word problems and practicing the skills they need to master with these lively math mini-books. Each mini-book includes an engaging, illustrated word problem and space for students to show their work. Boosts students' confidence in math problemsolving skills Correlates with NCTM Standards Flexible and easy to use for independent work, centers, day starters, or homework Topics include: number sense, place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, time, money, measurement, tallying and graphing, and more
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Comic-strip Grammar

40 Reproducible Cartoons with Engaging Practice Exercises that Make Learning Grammar Fun

Author: Dan Greenberg

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780439086813

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 9139

Greenberg presents 40 reproducible cartoons with engaging practice exercises that make learning grammar fun. Covers a wide range of topics such as parts of speech, capitalization, and more. Illustrations.
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200 Super-fun, Super-fast Math Story Problems

Quick & Funny Math Problems that Reinforce Skills in Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Decimals, Measurement, and More

Author: Dan Greenberg

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590378949

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 7494

Math is mega-fun with these hilarious math story problems—one for each day of the school year! Students will jump at the chance to solve these math problems that give practice in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, estimation, time, money, geometry, and so much more! A witty way to meet the NCTM standards! For use with Grades 3-6.
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25 Mini-Math Mysteries

Author: William Johnson,Bill Johnson

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590762472

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 6955

This book contains 25 reproducible stories and activities to help children build problem-solving skills.
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Fast & Fun Mental Math

250 Quick Quizzes to Sharpen Math Skills Every Day of the School Year

Author: Chuck Lotta

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439138482

Category: Education

Page: 88

View: 3139

An experienced math teacher shares the 250 10-minute quizzes he developed that helped boost his students' mental math skills and their scores on standardized tests. Topics covered include addition, subtration, multiplication, division, numeration, patterns, percents, ratio, rounding, prime numbers, geometry and much more. Includes ready-to-use, reproducible answer sheets. Geared to the NCTM standards. For use with Grades 4-8.
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Math Mysteries

Stories and Activities to Build Problem-Solving Skills

Author: Jack Silbert

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590603379

Category: Mathematics

Page: 128

View: 9719

Welcome to Math Mysteries! In the following pages, your students will meet the staff of the Effective Detective Agency: Cesar Hidalgo, Carmen Chang, Gina Jasper, Chuck McBuck, and Tommy Tompkins. These young detectives face some of the zaniest cases you'll ever see. All the while, they'll be teaching your students valuable problem solving skills and strategies.
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Fabulously Funny Idiom Plays

14 Reproducible Read-Aloud Plays That Boost Comprehension by Teaching Kids Dozens and Dozens of Must-Know Idioms: Grades 3-6

Author: Marci Appelbaum,Jeff Catanese

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545204576

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 4731

This collection of mini-plays makes learning 130 common idioms a breeze! Each short, funny script introduces 7 to 10 idioms in a favorite theme, such as sports, animals, food, and clothing, and provides the context students need to understand the meaning of these idioms. As they read and practice the scripts, students boost their vocabularies and their language-learning skills. Each play includes teaching tips for introducing the featured idioms and extension activities that make the idioms part of students’ oral, written, and reading vocabularies. Also includes a comprehensive glossary of the idioms. For use with Grades 3–6.
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Math Line Designs from Around the World

Grades 4-6

Author: Cindi Mitchell

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780439376617

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 3173

Build and reinforce essential math skills with dozens of activity pages that feature striking designs based on motifs from cultures around the world. First students solve math problems and then follow a key to color the designs. Includes multiplication, division (with and without remainders), fractions, decimals, place value, bonus brain-teaser questions, and more. A motivating way for students to get the practice they need. For use with Grades 4–6.
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Teaching Struggling Readers to Tackle Math Word Problems

Effective Strategies and Practice Pages That Help Kids Develop the Skills They Need to Read and Solve Math Word Problems

Author: Audrey Trapolsi

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545207171

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 9909

This collection of practical surefire strategies will help every learner in class untangle word problems and approach problem solving with new confidence.
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5-Minute Math Problem of the Day

Author: Martin Lee,Marcia Miller

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439175395

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 2605

Presents 250 multi-step math problems for students in grades four through eight, covering whole numbers, decimals, fractions, measurement, geometry, percents, ratio, and probability, and algebra and statistics; and includes an answer key.
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Math Mysteries

Fun, Motivating Stories with Activity Pages That Teach and Reinforce Key Problem-Solving Strategies: Grades 3-5

Author: Jack Silbert

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545257800

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 5024

Suggested math activities and games to be used with students in grades 3-5.
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Super Sudoku Math

Frations and Decimals

Author: Eric Charlesworth

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545150446

Category: Education

Page: 49

View: 9450

Offers self-checking puzzles to help students master fractions and decimals, including practice for simplifying fractions and working with improper fractions and mixed numbers.
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