# Math Books

## Mathematical Mindsets: Unleashing Students’ Potential through Creative Math, Inspiring Messages and Innovative Teaching by Jo Boaler

“If we believe that we can learn, and that mistakes are valuable, our brains grow to a greater extent when we make a mistake.” – Jo Boaler “The game is played by partners. Each child has a blank 100 grid. The first partner rolls two number dice.

## Middle School Math with Pizzazz

Middle School Math with Pizzazz The “Middle School Math with Pizzazz” series is a workbook publication by the McGraw Hill Wright Group. The books range from subjects such as “Basic Facts: Place Value and Numeration, Operations with Whole Numbers” to “Ration and Proportion, Percent, Statistics and Graphs,

## If you were a fraction by Trisha Speed Shaskan

If you were a fraction, you be part of a whole. You could be part of a pizza or part of pie. You could be part of an apple or part of a pear. What else could you be if you were a fraction?

## Mighty Math: Fractions by Sara Pistoia

PreS-Gr 2-In the first book, children are introduced to the basic concepts of counting by ones, fives, and tens, and of place values. Groups of children use familiar objects such as rocks, buttons, and jelly beans to count. In the second title, youngsters are introduced to fractions

## Eating Fractions by Bruce McMillan

From bananas to pizza to fresh strawberry pie, this tantalizing look into the world of halves, thirds, and quarters is a simple concept book of fractions with a whole language twist–and delightful recipes. This book is great for young children, from K-4 through about second grade. It

## Funny & Fabulous Fraction Stories

Download the PDF version of this book here (free): http://msdiazclass.wikispaces.com/file/view/Fractions+Funny+Stories.pdf (but I recommend actually buying the physical book) Teaching fractions doesn’t have to be like pulling teeth! Your students will love these hilarious reproducible stories and follow-up problems that reinforce essential fraction skills: addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, decimals, ratios,

## Elevator Magic by Stuart Murphy

When the elevator goes down, the subtraction starts and so does the magic. Ben sees crazy things everytime the door opens. Ride along as he subtracts his way down to the lobby, and decide for yourself if it’s elevator magic. My 7 year-old, home schooled son loves

## Each Orange Had 8 Slices by Paul Giganti

If each orange has 8 slices and each slice has 2 seeds, how many seeds are there in all? You’ll have fun wether you multiply, add or count your way through the math puzzles hiding in the world all around you. In this companion volume to How

## The Action of Subtraction by Brian Cleary

Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable, author and illustrator of the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® series, bring their trademark sense of humor to the subject of subtraction, proving that sometimes, less is really more. The comical cats show young readers the basic concept of taking one number