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Math for the Very Young: A Handbook of Activities for Parents and Teachers

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$17.95

Math for the Very Young: A Handbook of Activities for Parents and Teachers

Lydia Polonsky, Dorothy Freedman, Susan Lesher, Kate Morrison

ISBN: 978-0-471-01647-2 April 1995 Jossey-Bass 224 Pages

Description

Four experienced teachers, who have written math curricular materials for the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project, present a comprehensive collection of innovative and fun activities easy enough for even the most math-phobic parents. Covers all math concepts appropriate for children ages 3-7 including measurement, counting, telling time and temperature, comparisons, arrays, shapes and patterns. Organized by type of activity such as cooking, taking a trip, playing games and making crafts.
Math Around the House.
Growing and Changing: Making a Personal Record Book.
Calendar Math.
Math on the Move.
Animal Facts and Figures.
Crafts that Use Math.
Games and Math.
Counting Rhymes and Stories.
Index of Math Concepts.