ERIC Number: ED417959
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Math Puzzlers: 25 Reproducible Puzzles, Games, and Activities that Boost the Math Skills and Up the Fun! Grades 2-5.
Puzzles, games, and activities provide perfect opportunities for students to work in groups, interact, communicate with each other, and discuss strategies. The activities, games, and puzzles contained in this book are designed to help students learn mathematics in a fun yet challenging way. The activities are designed to encourage students to develop computation and problem solving skills and aid them in recognizing the need for mathematics in their daily lives. Activities involve addition and subtraction, estimation, averages, geometry, logic, percents, and number codes and patterns. Opportunities to make cross-cultural connections are also provided. (ASK)
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Computation, Cross Cultural Training, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Mathematics Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Number Concepts, Problem Solving, Puzzles, Relevance (Education), Teaching Methods
Scholastic, Inc., 555 Broadway, New York, NY 10012-3999.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A