Math Potatoes download epub
by Harry Briggs,Greg Tang
Greg Tang is back with his bestselling approach to addition and subtraction: problem solving.
Greg Tang is back with his bestselling approach to addition and subtraction: problem solving. By solving challenges that encourage kids to "group" numbers rather than memorize formulas.
Title: Math Potatoes By: Greg Tang Illustrated By: Harry Briggs Format: Hardcover Number of Pages .
Title: Math Potatoes By: Greg Tang Illustrated By: Harry Briggs Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 40 Vendor: Scholastic Trade. Dimensions: 1. 0 X . 0 (inches) Weight: 14 ounces ISBN: 0439443903 ISBN-13: 9780439443906 Stock No: WW443906. Booklist 5/1/5-05 The seventh in Tang's math series, which includes The Grapes of Math (2000),this picture book uses all kinds of visual tricks to demonstrate how to make arithmetic faster and easier. On each double-page spread, a rhyming verse has fun with a variety of subjects.
Mind-Stretching Brain Food. by Greg Tang & illustrated by Harry Briggs. Tang not only provides answers and methods in a closing key, he is generous with hints.
Math Potatoes: Mind-stretching Brain Food. Greg Tang's proven methods-giving kids tools rather than rules and more memorization-pay off once again, as he uses rhymes and commonsense tricks to walk through the multiplication tables from zero to 10. For example, if you know how to multiply by two ("Two is very fast and fun, quickly double and you're done. Tang's text makes for a fun read-along, and illustrator Harry Briggs keeps things interesting with his computer-generated, animal-inspired spreads, with dancing chickens, ice-cream-flinging monkeys, and a fortunetelling cat.
Math-terpieces: the art of problem-solving by Greg Tang and illustrated by Greg Paprocki A series of rhymes about artists and their works introduces counting and grouping numbers, as well as such artistic styles as cubism, pointillism, and surrealism. Teaching Subtraction with Children's Books - Best Books List. The author of several other highly praised math books has another winner in this combination of math and art history.
Author Greg Tang and illustrator Harry Briggs have teamed up again to create another book of creative and fun math problems framed by whimsical, rhyming poems. This book has some tougher challenges, with more complicated math problems. But we were up to the challenge, simply solving just a few puzzles at a time. The illustrations are bright and colorful and the format of the book is the same as their other collaborations, so it is easy for us to jump right in.
Tang has proven over and over that math can be fun, and this new addition to his acclaimed series of mind-stretching math riddles is sure to be another hit. show more. Math Potatoes is full of Tang and Briggs' trademark humor, wit, and extraordinary creativity. The book concludes with clear diagrams and succinct explanations providing the solutions. Briggs's computer-generated art is crisp, clear, and delightfully quirky. For example, Sock Hop features a loafer on guitar, work boots on drums, and a high-heeled pump on keyboard.
Tang, Greg; Briggs, Harry, il. Math combines with pictures, riddles, and poems. No page number in the book.
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