ERIC Number: ED297999
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
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Math Thinking Motivators. A Good Apple Math Activity Book for Grades 2-7.
In this booklet are 43 mathematical games and activities to stimulate creative thinking in grades 2-7. The goal of teaching divergent thinking is stressed, as well as the need to encourage positive self-image, motivation, and creativity. For each activity, the mathematical skills addressed in the activity are listed; topics span the elementary school mathematics curriculum. Directions and suggestions for the teacher, written in an interesting manner, are then presented. Some activities could be duplicated and presented directly to the students. The book is illustrated with numerous line drawings and other graphics. (MNS)
Descriptors: Creative Thinking, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Games, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Motivation, Problem Solving, Teaching Guides, Workbooks
Good Apple, Inc., Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299 (GA1049, $7.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A