Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Extra practice can help young problem solvers advance to more complex topics with confidence. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you’ll find inside are: BASIC MATH Piece of Cake Coloring pieces of cake to match each fraction, and determining which fraction is larger, provide practice in recognizing and comparing simple fractions.
Rulers Rule Measuring candy, yarn, action figures, and more allows children to gain confidence in using a ruler to measure inches and centimeters and using estimation.
MATH GAMES & PUZZLES Hidden Design Children count the hundreds, tens, and ones, then color the squares that match the numbers to see the hidden design.
Puzzling Pentominoes Using the pentomino cards provided, children fill two-dimensional shapes and determine their perimeter or area.
MATH IN ACTION That Does Not Compute! The Great Roboto is on the fritz and is spitting out some wrong answers. Children use their skills in number patterns, subtraction, fractions, and inequalities to separate the correct and incorrect answers.
Zoo Crew Children use subtraction and measurement skills to help the zoologists compare the lengths of reptiles or weights of primates and measure the lengths of aquarium animals.
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Published by Sylvan Learning Publishing Jul 06, 2010| 320 Pages| 8-1/2 x 11| 6-9 years| ISBN 9780375430503