ERIC Number: ED389531
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Gobble Up Math: Fun Activities To Complete and Eat for Kids in Grades K-3.
Mogard, Sue; McDonnell, Ginny
This book uses foods as catalysts for learning mathematical concepts. Each hands-on activity in this math center suggests accessible, healthful, and easy-to-prepare foods to be used in school or at home. An introduction to parents and teachers includes supplies list, gobble-up germs poster, and food guide pyramid and serving information. The activities are divided into Palatable Patterns, Scrumptious Sets, Geometry Goodies, Mouth-Watering Measurements, Nutritious Number Operations, Flavorful Fractions, and Edible Estimates. Includes certificates for completion of each section. (MKR)
Descriptors: Estimation (Mathematics), Food, Fractions, Geometry, Learning Activities, Mathematical Concepts, Measurement, Number Concepts, Patterns in Mathematics, Primary Education
Learning Works, Inc., P.O. Box 6187, Santa Barbara, CA 93160 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Mathematics Activities