When youre traveling, there are all sorts of numbers to keep track of. If youre driving, how many gallons of gas will you need for the distance you have to cover? How much will those gallons cost you at the pump? If youre going by plane, youll need to juggle flight schedules. If your plane is delayed by 3 hours, will you be able to make your next connection? And what about if you travel to another country where they use a different kind of money? Will you be able to figure out how to change the money you brought with you into the currency of the country? Will you be able to set your clock back the right amount when you travel across time zones? Travel Math will help you do all this and more!
Leo is a genius. His pet cat named Pallas is not! But together they come up with some brilliant inventions. Full of brainy ideas and way ahead of his (Stone Age time, Leo tackles inventions that will change the way people live and work for hundreds of years to come. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) forms an important focus of learning in schools worldwide.
Rafferty's Rogues presents an exciting and entirely novel approach to a range of maths topics. This gang of lovable rogues have big, bad ideas but their limited knowledge of mathematics means every bold adventure ends in failure. The dumbest ambush ever gives the lowdown on time, time measures, day length, analogue, and digital recording, early clocks, calendars and diaries, and lots more.
Lily, the librarian, has started a summer reading club. Children can follow along with the club's members to learn all about bar, line, and circle graphs, as well as concepts such as data, scale, maximum, and minimum.
Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about lines by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Funny illustrations and stories provide a humorous introduction to math concepts. Leo explains the significance of points and how many points together make up lines and segments. Information boxes accompany each story to explore real applications of lines in the natural and designed world.
T is for a Time Alphabet uses poetry and expository text to explore the concept of time, from explaining basic units of measurement to showcasing important scientific achievements. Topics include famous inventors (Albert Einstein and John Harrison) and important structures and landmarks (Kulkulkan Pyramid and Big Ben). Budding scientists will discover what world-famous stone structure is believed to be an early calendar, follow the voyages of explorer Ferdinand Magellan to better understand the International Date Line, and learn to tell time using the Zulu time system.
We use different coins as money. What is your favorite type of coin?
Frankie the Elephant and her friends star in the first ever Baby Genius ballet recital. Each page includes charming illustrations featuring one little, two little, three little...up to ten little dancing elephants. Readers are invited to count the elephants on each page and to point out interesting details in the illustrations.
A grocery store is filled with much more than food. The aisles and shelves hold plenty of fun, too. As Justin helps his mother shop, he explores the variety of 3-D shapes all around him. As Justin can show you, there are always plenty of shapes to see!
Algunas personas necesitan datos, o informacion, para hacer su trabajo. Lee acerca de quienes usan datos en su trabajo.
This book uses math and science to help students learn about glaciers. Math challenge questions provide students with the opportunity to apply math skills as they learn about the characteristics of glaciers.
In this title, students will learn all about area with visually enhanced problem solving equations and solutions.
In this title, students will learn all about mixed numbers and how to better understand them with the visually enhanced text and question/answer sections.
In this fun math concept, Dots, Plots, and Histograms are featured and explained in a way that students can easily digest and understand the material presented.
Ratios and Reasining are made easy in this title with question/answer sections and visually enhanced examples.
In this title, prisms and pyramids come to life with the visually enhanced text and simple explanations to make this math topic easier to understand.
This book is all about patterns and how to understand and solve them. Easy to understand text and visuals add to students' understanding.
Factors and Multiples are a must in math! Get ready to learn all about them in this easy to understand, fun to read title.
Count up to 20 by twos, learning about baby farm animals along the way.
Count up to 100 by tens, learning about the sport of football along the way.
Learn about insects while practicing addition facts with single digit numbers.
Count up to 50 by fives, learning about African animals that live on the savanna.
Snowflakes are everywhereon mittens, on presents, on windowsand young readers can practice counting up to 100 by ones with this book.
Count up to 20 by ones, learning about vehicles ranging from motorcycles and school buses to hot air balloons.
Through trial and error and few humorous mistakes, a girl learns how to make her lemonade stand successful and earn enough money for the toy she wants.