SERIES: Math On The Job

1, Math on the Job: Building a Business

WRITTEN BY:Rick Wunderlich

SERIES TITLE: Math on the Job

St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Publishing, 2016

32 pages, full-colour, 8″ x 10″

IL: Ages 8-12 RL: Grade 4

This amazing book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who are building their own businesses. Three interesting stories lead to a problem you must solve using math. A toolbox section takes you through examples and provides math exercises to help you solve the problem in the story.

THEMATIC LINKS: Math, Critical Thinking, Entrepreneurship, Problem Solving, Decision Making

FILED UNDER: FALL2016, Science

2, Math on the Job: Working in Sports

WRITTEN BY:Rick Wunderlich

SERIES TITLE:Math on the Job

St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Publishing, 2016

32 pages, full-colour, 8″ x 10″

IL: Ages 8-12 RL: Grade 4

Become a math problem solver! Math is an important part of the job for people who work in the sports industry, from baseball pitchers to sports statisticians and sports reporters. Help build math skills by using these skills to help people who work in sports solve problems and make decisions in three exciting stories.

THEMATIC LINKS: Math, Critical Thinking, Sports Industry, Problem Solving, Decision Making

FILED UNDER: FALL2016, Science

3, Math on the Job: Serving Your Community

What if you could save a person in danger from rapidly rising floodwaters using math? This amazing book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in jobs that serve the community. Math is an important part of the job for police officers, fire fighters, and commanders in the Coast Guard. Three exciting stories lead to a problem you must solve using math. A toolbox section helps take you through similar examples and provides math exercises you can do that will help give you a better understanding of how to solve the problem in the story. ading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: Q
Series:  Math on the Job
Author(s): Richard Wunderlich

Format 
Size: 8″× 10″
No. of Pages: 32
Copyright: 2016