Mega-Fun Math Games and Puzzles for the Elementary Grades

Mega-Fun Math Games and Puzzles for the Elementary Grades

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Make developing basic math skills fun and painless With this great collection of over 125 easy-to-use games, puzzles, and activities, teachers and parents can help kids comprehend fundamental math concepts, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, place value, fractions, and more. All games and puzzles use easy-to-find household items such as paper and pencil, playing cards, coins, and dice. The activities also help children develop problem-solving skills, such as testing hypotheses, creating strategies, and organizing information, as well as spatial relations skills, part-to-whole skills, and memory. Michael Schiro, EdD (Chestnut Hill, MA), is an associate professor at the School of Education at Boston College. He is the author of several books on teaching and learning math and is a frequent presenter at local and national math conferences.Object: This game is somewhat similar to Battleship. Two players try to sink the othera#39;s submarine, which is hidden on a coordinate grid, by calling out coordinates that designate where depth charges are dropped. Skills: graphing Number ofanbsp;...

Title:Mega-Fun Math Games and Puzzles for the Elementary Grades
Author:Michael S. Schiro
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2009-02-24


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