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Math Wise! Hands on Activities and Investigations


Category: Mathematics

Grade Level: Kindergarten-8th Gra

Jim Overholt


Copyright/published Year: by Ctr Applied Research


ISBN: 0876285558


Binding: Spiral

Math Wise!
Hands-On Activities and Investigations for Elementary Students

Add a little spice to your mathematics instructions with these hands-on activities and investigations. There are activities for grades K-8 in four main categories: Making sense of Numbers, Computation Connections, investigations and problem solving, and logical Thinking and Some Puzzles.

Making Sense of Numbers covers number concepts and relationships using one-to-one correspondence, basic number combinations, place value, mental math, fractions, large numbers and decimals. there are 27 activities which use things easily found in the home. Computation Connections provides 29 activities that clarify how and why computation procedures work. Visual and hands-on experiences are emphasized.

Investigations and Problem Solving features a variety of real-life situations for both written and verbal word problems, a problem solving plan, investigations using spatial thinking, statistics and probability measurements and more. There are 27 stimulating activities.

Logical Thinking & Some Puzzles offers 35 experiences in deductive and inductive logic through a potpourri of logical thinking problems, puzzles, and activities. You will be able to quickly locate just the right activity to supplement your K-8 math curriculum using the special Contents/Index of each activity's suggested grade levels, activity type (concrete, pictorial, abstract, and learning format. The Index is divided into the four basic categories listed above. Using the activities will infuse new interest and fun into the learning process and help learners of all abilities and learning styles truly understand the mathematics they are expected to master!

265 pages.


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