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Math on Call
Math on Call
Paperback      ISBN: 0669457701
Sir Cumference and the Sword in the Cone
Sir Cumference and the Sword in the Cone
Paperback      ISBN: 1570916012

A funny and pun-filled retelling of "The Sword and Stone" that introduces readers to mathematical angles.

King Arthur has hidden his sword, Edgecalibur and issued a challenge to the knights. The first knight to find the sword will be the next king. Can Sir Cumference and Lady Di point Radius's best friend, Vertex in the right direction? Will Vertex's sharp thinking give him the edge?

Join Sir Cumference, Lady Di of Ameter, and their son, Radius, in this new adventure where they race to help Vertex find the sword and discover the secrets of cubes, pyramids, cylinders, and cones.
Help Your Kids with Math: A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide
Help Your Kids with Math
A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 1465421661
If you and your child find math mindboggling, then you can count on this ultimate home-study guide to get all the answers you need.

This visual reference book gets you ready to help your children tackle the trickiest of subjects. From algebra and angles to sequences and statistics - and everything in between - Carol Vorderman's unique study companion sums it all up.

Help Your Kids with Math encourages parents and children to work together as a team to solve even the most challenging problems on the school syllabus. Made with home learning in mind, this book uses a clear mix of pictures, diagrams, and instructions help to build knowledge, boost confidence, and gain understanding.

With your support, children can overcome the challenges of math, leaving them calm, confident, and exam ready.

Series Overview DK's bestselling Help Your Kids With series contains crystal-clear visual breakdowns of important subjects. Simple graphics and jargon-free text are key to making this series a user-friendly resource for frustrated parents who want to help their children get the most out of school.
How to Be Good at Math: Your Brilliant Brain and How to Train It
How to Be Good at Math
Your Brilliant Brain and How to Train It
by DK
Paperback      ISBN: 1465435751

Math can be a mental minefield for many, but this essential home-study guide ensures everything adds up.

This comprehensive math book for primary school children and their parents keeps the subject simple from start to finish. Whether solving subtraction, mastering multiples, or deciphering division, How to be Good at Math has got you covered.

Eyecatching graphics and step-by-step sequences work together to lay the foundations of numeracy. There is plenty of fun to be had with exciting examples to aid accessibility and understanding. You'll fly down a zip wire to get the gist of geometry, time a robot runner in the race to deduce decimals, and use space scales to weigh yourself on giant planet Jupiter.

Made with home learning in mind, How to be Good at Math also contains memorable facts and extra challenges to refresh your knowledge throughout. Primary school math can be practiced again and again to ensure this tricky topic is easier than ever before.
Daily Math Practice, Grade 4
Daily Math Practice, Grade 4
Paperback      ISBN: 1557997446

Provide your fourth-grade students with 10 to 15 minutes of daily math practice specifically developed to meet Common Core The frequent, focused practice improves math skills, and each title includes downloadable home-school connection activities. How it works: Students complete five short math problems on days 1-4. The day 5 activity provides more extensive practice and asks students to think critically.

Code This!: Puzzles, Games, Challenges, and Computer Coding Concepts for the Problem Solver in You
Code This!
Puzzles, Games, Challenges, and Computer Coding Concepts for the Problem Solver in You
Paperback      ISBN: 1426334435
Programming concepts come to life in this kid-friendly intro to the basics of computer science and coding, with puzzles, games, and quirky characters.

Welcome to the Coder Crew, where you're on a mission. You'll write algorithms to find hidden treasures, decode ciphers to read secret messages, create loops to program an expedition, and more. Along the way, you'll learn the art of figuring out how to do things in general. That's called computer science. You'll also learn the art of explaining something in particular. That's called programming, or coding.

Then you can put your skills to the test to help Cody the Robot. Whenever the Code This Explorers need a hand, Cody is there to help. Unfortunately, this robot is very particular about the details. It can't simply collect a rare type of bacteria from a volcano. It needs step-by-step instructions on where to go, how to collect the bacteria, what bacteria to collect, and how to get back to the Explorers. Even more unfortunately, the Explorers are superbusy folks with a lot of cool stuff on their minds. That means they rarely give Cody the instructions it needs, which makes it want to totally short-circuit. That's where YOU come in to help Cody succeed at some of the trickiest, most awesome missions on Earth.
Used Any Numbers Lately?
Used Any Numbers Lately?
School & Library      ISBN: 0822586584

Have you used any numbers this week? You might be trying to remember when you last did a math problem but think again Have you made a phone call? Have you written someone's address? Have you worn a team jersey? Have you turned to a page in a book to do your homework assignment? Have you used any money? Or celebrated a birthday? Chances are you have used lots of numbers lately Though you may not realize it, you see hundreds of numbers each day. This book shows you twenty-six different ways to use numbers one for each letter of the alphabet. Can you think of more ways numbers are used? Search the pictures for ideas.

Math Practice, Fourth Grade
Math Practice, Fourth Grade
Paperback      ISBN: 1483805026

Kelley Wingate's Math Practice for fourth grade is designed to help students master basic math skills through focused math practice. Practice pages will be leveled in order to target each student's individual needs for support. Some pages will provide clear, step-by-step examples. The basic skills covered include more complex multiplication and division, equivalence, addition, subtraction, and multiplication of fractions, properties of geometric figures, and a comprehensive selection of other fourth grade math skills. This well-known series, Kelley Wingate, has been updated to align content to the Common Core State Standards. The 128-page books will provide a strong foundation of basic skills and will offer differentiated practice pages to make sure all students are well prepared to succeed in today's Common Core classroom. The books will include Common Core standards matrices, cut-apart flashcard sections, and award certificates. This series is designed to engage and recognize all learners, at school or at home.

Number Crunch: The Math Calculator Book
Number Crunch
The Math Calculator Book
Hardcover      ISBN: 1465420185

Take the guess work out of problem solving with "Number Crunch" a new book for elementary school students who want to sharpen their math skills and boost their brain power.

Complete with a fully-functioning calculator built into the book to check answers, "Number Crunch" contains practical problems, puzzles, games, and activities to build the essential math skills needed in school including seeing patterns, checking estimates, and solving the types of math problems encountered in everyday life all while making learning math fun.

Ideal for developing reasoning skills, as well as encouraging growth in numeracy, the kid-friendly visuals complete with infographics, and themed spreads in "Number Crunch" all add up to fun.

Supports the Common Core State Standards"

Teach Your Kids to Code: A Parent-Friendly Guide to Python Programming
Teach Your Kids to Code
A Parent-Friendly Guide to Python Programming
Paperback      ISBN: 1593276141
Teach Your Kids to Code is a parent's and teacher's guide to teaching kids basic programming and problem solving using Python, the powerful language used in college courses and by tech companies like Google and IBM.

Step-by-step explanations will have kids learning computational thinking right away, while visual and game-oriented examples hold their attention. Friendly introductions to fundamental programming concepts such as variables, loops, and functions will help even the youngest programmers build the skills they need to make their own cool games and applications.

Whether you've been coding for years or have never programmed anything at all, Teach Your Kids to Code will help you show your young programmer how to:
-Explore geometry by drawing colorful shapes with Turtle graphics
-Write programs to encode and decode messages, play Rock-Paper-Scissors, and calculate how tall someone is in Ping-Pong balls
-Create fun, playable games like War, Yahtzee, and Pong
-Add interactivity, animation, and sound to their apps

Teach Your Kids to Code is the perfect companion to any introductory programming class or after-school meet-up, or simply your educational efforts at home. Spend some fun, productive afternoons at the computer with your kids--you can all learn something