Greg Tang Math Pack
Greg Tang, Harry Briggs, Greg Paprocki, From New York Times Best-Selling Author Greg Tang.
(Scholastic, Inc., March 15, 2011)
The Grapes of Math This innovative and delightful book challenges children to open their minds and solve problems in new and unexpected ways. By looking for patterns, symmetries, and familiar number combinations displayed within eye-catching pictures, students will learns tools that make math easier and quicker, and much more fun than they could have ever imagined! Math for All Seasons Open students' minds to new ways of solving arithmetic problems with seasonal challenges about everything from snowflakes to beach balls. Through crisp, colorful illustrations paired with rhyming couplets, children will uncover ways to detect patterns and sniff out shortcuts that make math easier. Math-terpieces: The Art of Problem-Solving This visual math adventure underscores the importance of four basic rules in problem solving-keeping an open mind, looking for unusual number combinations, using multiple skills (like subtracting to add), and looking for patterns-that will guarantee any child success in math. The artwork of 12 great masters, including Degas, Picasso, and Warhol, expands Greg Tang's vision for creative problem-solving. By combining mathematics with the subject of art history, this unique book paints simple steps for academic success!