**ERIC Number:**ED348225

**Record Type:**Non-Journal

**Publication Date:**1991

**Pages:**46

**Abstractor:**N/A

**Reference Count:**N/A

**ISBN:**ISBN-0-87353-340-2

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Mathematical Challenges for the Middle Grades from the "Mathematics Teacher" Calendar Problems.

Jamski, William D., Ed.

This book presents 129 problems selected from the calendar problem section of the "Mathematics Teacher" to supplement regular mathematics textbook offerings for middle grade teachers and students. The problems are categorized by six topics: (1) Numbers; (2) Computation; (3) "Oldies but Goodies"; (4) Offbeat and Unusual; (5) Geometry; and (6) Probability. In the final section, the solution to each problem and a reference by "Mathematics Teacher" issue is presented. (MDH)

Descriptors: Computation, Enrichment Activities, Geometry, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Mathematical Enrichment, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Skills, Number Concepts, Probability, Problem Solving, Word Problems (Mathematics)

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 ($7.50).

**Publication Type:**Guides - Classroom - Teacher

**Education Level:**N/A

**Audience:**Teachers; Practitioners

**Language:**English

**Sponsor:**N/A

**Authoring Institution:**National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.