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20 Math Stories
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8 Science Stories
(1-8)

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3 Math/Literacy Stories (6-8)

from $5


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Active Thinking in Math (4-6)

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Active Thinking in Math (7-10)

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Math Enrichment (7-10)

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12 issues of MathMania (5-8)

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MATH + CODING STORIES

Join earthlings Pix & Vix in their Math + Coding adventures with Martians Zork & Gork.

2 Free e-Stories and PDF

  1. Adventure #1 - squares with Scratch
  2. Adventure #2 - squares with Python

MATH + CODING?

Math and coding are a natural fit. Coding brings math concepts to life on the screen, where they can be explored dynamically. Coding gives children control of their learning, allowing them opportunities to ask and investigate their own "what if" questions.

 


 

MATH STORIES ACTIVITY BOOKS

20 Math Stories, Gr. K-8

Add math excitement, one story at a time!

Math insights and surprises that capture children's imagination and motivate them to go home eager to share:

“I can hold infinity in my hand!”
“Odd numbers hide in squares!”
“Parallel lines can meet!”

In English, French or Spanish. Learn math + learn a language! 20 stories in 156 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard. Free lesson plans.

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  • Individual license - $20
  • School-wide license - $40
  • District-wide license - $20/school

 

See demo of Math Waves, in english, en français, y en español. Learn math - learn another language!

Buy Math Stories individualy from iTunes, Amazon Kindle, or Kobo, for $2.99.

 

 

3 Time Travel Stories, Gr. 6-8

When Molly and Alexander discover the magical powers of their grandpa’s pocket watch, they embark on a time-traveling adventure to find him. Their time travels take them to mathematics and literary figures of the past: mathematician/ philospher Rene Descartes (the link between algebra and geometry), First Nations poet Pauline Johnson (performance poetry), and geometer/astronomer Menelaus of Alexandria (geometry; lines on a sphere). Join these time-travelers in their quest and experience the beauty of mathematical and literary discovery.

68 reproducible pages. In PDF. Classroom-tested. Copy for classroom use. Display with data projector or interactive whiteboard.

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  • Individual license - $5
  • School-wide license - $10
  • District-wide license - $5/school

 

 

 

SCIENCE STORIES

 

8 Science Stories, Gr. 1-8

Surprises for young scientists in core topics: environmental science; gravity & mass; buoyancy & density; pulleys & mechanisms; friction & heat; light and refraction.

8 stories in 70 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard. Free lesson plans.

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  • Individual license - $8
  • School-wide license - $16
  • District-wide license - $8/school

 

E-books

Buy the 8 Science Stories individualy from Amazon Kindle, or Kobo, for $2.99.

 

 

 

Active Thinking, Gr. 4-6

4 powerful teaching models help students become better at higher-level thinking in mathematics: advance organizer, concept attainment, concept formation, and inquiry training. Whole numbers, decimals, fractions, ratio/rate/percent, coordinate geometry.

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116 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard.

  • Individual license - $10
  • School-wide license - $20
  • District-wide license - $10/school

 

Active Thinking, Gr. 7-10

4 powerful teaching models help students become better at higher-level thinking in mathematics: advance organizer, concept attainment, concept formation, and inquiry training. Decimals & fractions, integers, powers & square roors, coordinate geometry.

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125 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard.

  • Individual license - $10
  • School-wide license - $20
  • District-wide license - $10/school

 

Math Enrichment, Gr. 7-10

Reproducible activities to support and stretch conceptual undestanding.

  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • Integers
  • Ratios, Rates, Percent
  • Powers, Square Roots
  • Algebra
  • Coordinate Geometry

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112 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard.

  • Individual license - $10
  • School-wide license - $20
  • District-wide license - $10/school

 

Math Mania - 12 Issues, Gr. 5-8

Math Mania magizine had over 1,500 subcribers across Canada, and was licensed digitally to schools across the United States.

Creative, fun activities for a wide variety of math topics.

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218 reproducible pages. Print or use with data projector/whiteboard.

  • Individual license - $12
  • School-wide license - $24
  • District-wide license - $12/school

 

 

TEACHER BOOKS

 

What did you do in MATH today?

Great book for K-8 teachers who want students to develop math and communication skills for sharing cool math stories.

A powerful, classroom-tested model for teaching mathematics, by George Gadanidis, PhD.

Get it for $4.99 as an eBook from Amazon Kindle, or Kobo.

 

Why you Hate Math

A clue to why many people dislike, fear and even hate math, lies in your answers to the following quiz. Give it a try.

Which of these statements are true?

  -  Parallel lines never meet.
  -  You can never hold infinity in your hand.
  -  2 plus 2 is always 4.

If your answer is "they are all true" then you need to read this book.

Get it for $3.99 as an eBook from iTunes or Amazon.