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Hands-On Math and Literature with MathStart | PreK-K

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020-1505
$7.95
Students will learn to appreciate math in a fun and non-threatening way with the charming stories of Stuart J. Murphy and common classroom manipulatives.Grades Pre-K, 1-2, 2-4
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  • Students will learn to appreciate math in a fun and non-threatening way with the charming stories of Stuart J. Murphy and common classroom manipulatives.  The activities, created by renowned educators Don Balka and Richard Callan, offers hands-on experiences to teach students the core topics covered by each MathStart book.

    This series covers all 63 MathStart books, including the latest releases. Each 64-page book covers one MathStart level and is correlated to NCTM Standards.

    Extend the teaching opportunities of the MathStart series with this new series of three books. Integrating childrens literature into your mathematics program can be a fresh, enriching experience for both you and your students. Students will learn to appreciate math in a fun and non-threatening way with the charming stories of Stuart J. Murphy and common classroom manipulatives. The activities, created by renowned educators Don Balka and Richard Callan, offer hands-on experiences to teach students the core topics covered by each MathStart book.

     

    The engaging activities are practical for classroom use and easy to prepare. Reproducible resources are provided where need to minimize preparation time. Activities are followed by Writing and Reinforcement ideas. Useful as assessment tools, these demonstrate student understanding and retention after activity completion. Where appropriate, Internet links and suggested further reading offer still more resources.


    PreK-K

    (Level 1)


    Level 1 covers the following MathStart titles and is correlated to NCTM Standards.

     

    3 Little Firefighters

    Beep Beep, Vroom, Vroom!

    Best Bug Parade, The

    Bug Dance

    Circus Shapes

    Double the Ducks

    Every Buddy Counts

    Greatest Gymnast of All, The

    Henry the Fourth

    House for Birdie, A

     

    Grade 1-2 (Level 2)


    Level 2 covers the following MathStart titles and is correlated to NCTM Standards.

     

    100 Days of Cool

    Animals on Board

    Best Vacation Ever, The

    Bigger, Better, Best!

    Captain Invincible and the Space Shapes

    Coyotes All Around

    Elevator Magic

    Fair Bear Share, A

    Get Up and Go!

    Give Me Half!

    Let's Fly a Kite

    Mall Mania

    More or Less

    Pepper's Journal

    Probably Pistachio

    Racing Around

    Same Old Horse

    Spunky Monkeys on Parade

    Sundae Scoop, The

    Super Sand Castle Saturday

    Tally O'Malley

     

    Grade 2-4 (Level 3)


    Level 3 covers the following MathStart titles and is correlated to NCTM Standards.

     

    Betcha!

    Dave's Down-to-Earth Rock Shop

    Dinosaur Deals

    Divide and Ride

    Earth Day ­ Hooray!

    Game Time!

    Grizzly Gazette, The

    Hamster Champs

    Jump, Kangaroo, Jump!

    Lemonade for Sale

    Less Than Zero

    Penny Pot, The

    Polly's Pen Pal

    Ready, Set, Hop!

    Rodeo Time

    Room for Ripley

    Safari Park

    Shark Swimathon

    Slugger's Car Wash

    Too Many Kangaroo Things to Do!

    Treasure Map