Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Books for Students
Fiesta! Mexico's Greatest Celebrations
The variety of recipes in this book will help students work with fractions.
Holiday House, 1996.
This is a basic introduction to the concept of fractions.
David L. Stienecker
Benchmark Books, 1996.
Here is an assortment of illustrations and activities involving fractions.
Blackbirch Press, 1993.
An examination of the physical characteristics of insects, including classification charts of insects and the animal kingdom.
Janice VanCleave's Math for Every Kid
John Wiley & Sons, 1991.
Activities and projects defining fractions, averages, measurements, and graphing. Each problem cites a purpose, the procedures to use, and the materials needed.
Make It Metric
Here is a straightforward explanation of the metric system.
Measuring Up: Experiments, Puzzles, Games Exploring Measurement
Simon and Schuster Children's Books, 1995.
A collection of twenty-five recipes, experiments and puzzles involving various kinds of measurement.
Books for Families
International Children: A Special Book of Customs, Costumes and Flags of 22 Different Nations
Teacher's Friend Publications, 1991.
This is a book for families to read together and share ideas among one another on the subject of children in other cultures.
Cyril Silber, 1992.
Presents the easiest way to make patterns for clothing.
Reference Books for Teachers
Fractions, Decimals, Ratios and Percents: Hard to Teach and Hard to Learn?
edited by Carne Barnett, et al.
This study of the teaching of ratio and proportion includes a discussion guide and bibliography.
How to Use Cooperative Learning in the Mathematics Class
Alice F. Artzt and Claire M. Newman
Includes a discussion of the benefits of cooperative learning for all students. This selection offers sample activities and an extensive bibliography.
The Internet Handbook for School Users
Educational Research Service, 1994.
This 107-page guide addresses educationally sound and cost-effective ways for K-12 educators to use the Internet.
Math World Literature
Four Winds Press, 1987
Focus on Mexico: Modern Life in an Ancient Land
Louis Casagrande and Sylvia Johnson
Lerner Publications Company, 1986
Half and Half
Modern Curriculum Press, 1990
The Science Book of Weather
Gulliver Books, 1992
New True Books, 1991
Visual Fact Finder: World History
Kingfisher Books, 1993
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