Monday 24 June, 2019

Math in Minutes

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Math in Minutes

Easy Activities for Children Ages 4-8

Author(s): Sharon Macdonald (click on the author's name for more titles)

ISBN: 9780876590577

Binding: Paperback

Size: 215mm x 280mm

Published by: Gryphon House

RRP $44.95

This introduction to early maths concepts contains easy activities for children ages 4-8 years. They can go on a Geometric Shape Hunt, measure with Pompoms, or find the Missing Numbers, just a few of the fun, simple activities you'll find in Math in Minutes. Each chapter begins with the easiest activities and progresses to more difficult ones. Many activities offer a way to 'Take It Up a Level" for children who want a challenge. The chapters in the book are organized by maths concept and activities use easy-to-find materials available in any classroom. Each activity begins with maths objectives, materials needed, instructions, extension activities and other helpful information related to the activity. The book also includes unique tips and insights from an experienced teacher that will benefit new and experienced teachers alike.


Chapter 1: Teach Math? Me?

Chapter 2: Number Sense and Numeration

Chapter 3: Computation and Estimation

Chapter 4 : Measurement, Seriation, Time, and Money

Chapter 5: Geometry and Spatial Sense

Chapter 6: Sorting, Classifying, Graphing, Data Analysis, and Probability

Chapter 7: Patterns and Number Relationships

Chapter 8: Problem Solving and Reasoning

Chapter 9: Putting It All Together: A Pizza Unit of Study