Saturday, February 20, 2016

101 things everyone should know about math book

I received this product for an honest review, I have 2 boys aging 10 & 12. We recently moved and have to deal with Common Core, which I am not a fan of. So I am interested in any book to help assist them learn. 101 things you should know about math won the Childrens Education Category in the Best Book Awards sponsored by USA Book News and received a Young Voices Foundation Seal of Approval. This book helps you understand math that we use dozens of times throughout the day, it includes sports, hobbies, science, food and family. It makes them understandable using real life explanations. Product Specs: Ages: 10-14 Grade Level: 5-9 Guided Reading Level: Q-Z 5.5” x 8.5”, 208 pages, Paperback ISBN 13: 978-0-9678020-3-9 ISBN 10: 0-9678020-3-2 E-Book ISBN 13: 978-0-9700106-3-6 ISBN 10: 0-9700106-3-X They actually have a downloadable app called 101 Math... Education and entertainment come together in this new fun, FREE app (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad) that challenges middle school kids to test their math skills. 101 Math has just been released by the App Store. The math problems are excerpted from the award-winning book, 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Math, written by a brainiac team consisting of an engineer, an actuary and an educator. The app contains 24 math questions, is easy to navigate and has great graphics and sound. Answers are provided at the end of each section with detailed explanations for the correct answers. This app is geared towards kids ages 11 to 15, yet it is fun—and challenging—for the whole family.