Don't Just Learn Word Problems… Master Them! Brimming with fun and educational games and activities, the Magical Math series provides everything you need to know to become a master of mathematics! In each of these books, Lynette Long uses her won unique style to help you truly understand mathematical concepts with common objects such as playing cards, dice, coins, and every mathematician's basic tools: paper and pencil. Inside Wacky Word Problems, you'll discover how to decode many different types of word problems-from counting, logic, and percentage problems to distance, algebra, geometry, and graphing problems-in order to solve real-world dilemmas. While you play exciting games like Measurement Jeopardy and Percentage War, you'll learn how to identify word cues, develop reasoning skill,s and spot key formulas that will help you solve any problem with ease. You'll also boost your math skills as you enter into crazy contests with your friends, create mystery word problems, and play word-problem charades-and have a great time doing it! So why wait? Jump right in and find out how easy it is to become a word-problem master! Also available in this series: Dazzling Division, Delightful Decimals and Perfect Percents, Fabulous Fractions, Groovy Geometry, Marvelous Multiplication, and Measurement Mania, all from Wiley.
How quick and sharp is your eye? John Samson's newest collection will reveal the truth. Each entertaining puzzle has a theme, ranging from "U.S. Constitution Signers" to "Constellations" to "One-Named Celebrities." The puzzles get progressively harder as you work your way through them and you are expected to find extra words in the searches that don't appear on the word list. Smart fun and a wonderful way to exercise the brain.
Fresh, fun and bursting with energy, "Go!" is a secondary school course which takes students from beginner to pre-intermediate level. Exciting and motivating: students share in the adventures of the Sea Watch kids and in the strong environmental themes that run through "Go!"; Thorough and systematic: "Go!" helps learners think about how English works and provides the comprehensive support of Grammar Check revision pages; Creative and varied: imaginative Learning Workshop sections encourage students to be active language learners through vocabulary exercises, rhythm raps, songs and games; Integrated and fun: "Go!" offers plenty of integrated skills work and opportunities to read for pleasure with the Snowboy cartoon story.