Life of Fred: Apples
Stock No: WW9107245
Life of Fred: Apples  -     By: Stanley F. Schmidt Ph.D.

Life of Fred: Apples

Polka Dot Publishing / Hardcover

In Stock
Stock No: WW9107245

Buy Item Our Price$19.00
In Stock
Quantity:
Stock No: WW9107245
Polka Dot Publishing / Hardcover
Quantity:

Add To Cart
Paypal Buy Now
Add To Wishlist
Quantity:


Add To Cart

Paypal Buy Now
Wishlist

Companion Products (12)
Select this Item Product Title/Author Availability Price Quantity
Elementary Series: Grades 1-4
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
$19.00
In Stock
Our Price$19.00
Add To Cart
$19.00
Others Also Purchased (1)

Product Description

Life of Fred is a unique, complete (not supplemental!), math program that uses a highly engaging narrative to teach math without fear and with enjoyment. Students follow the life of Fred Gauss (a math professor who grows up to the age of six), who has many humorous, unlikely, and zany adventures over the course of the curriculum. Math becomes relevant and important because the need for math occurs in Fred's life (and he sees math EVERYWHERE). Witty and truly entertaining, these books will engage students in a way unlike any other math program - --while also instilling a solid understanding of the principles of mathematics without an abundance of repetitive drills. This series is perfect for inquisitive students who struggle with the relevance of math, or anyone looking for a creative approach to mathematic thinking!

Apples is the first book in the Life of Fred Elementary Series, which is designed for students in grades 1-4. Students are ready to jump into this text if they can count, add, and subtract with numbers up to 10; it's recommended that all students who are new to Life of Fred (up through the 4th grade) should start with Apples.

Each chapter is approximately six pages, and ends with a "Your Turn to Play" segment with three or four questions. Answers are provided on the next page for students to go over themselves after attempting to solve the problems.

Apples covers: Numbers that Add to 7, Circles, Ellipses, Reading 6:00 on a Clock, 5 + ? = 7, Days of the Week, Leap Years, Spelling February, Dressing for Cold Weather, 15 Degrees Below Zero (-15:), Deciduous Trees, Deciduous Teeth, Counting by Fives, 3x + 4x = 7x, Archimedes 287 B.C. Wrote The Sand Reckoner and Got Killed Being Rude, ante meridiem (a.m.), Donner and Blitz in German, One Million, Euclid Wrote The Elements, Squares, Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, Whales Are Not Fish, The "There Are Zero . . ." Game, Sets, the Popularity of Zero, Why Boats Are Cheaper to Rent in the Winter, Triangles, Herbivores and Carnivores, the Colors of the Rainbow, a King in Checkmate, the Story of the Titanic, =? (not equal), x + 4 = 7, One Thousand, Counting by Hundreds, Reading 3:05 on a Clock, Rectangles.

128 pages, hardcover, non-consumable textbook with Smyth-sewn binding; students write their answers on separate paper. Answers are also included in the text and are written directly to the student.

Product Information

Title: Life of Fred: Apples
By: Stanley F. Schmidt Ph.D.
Format: Hardcover
Vendor: Polka Dot Publishing
Dimensions: 10.38 X 7.25 X .55 (inches)
Weight: 16 ounces
ISBN: 0979107245
ISBN-13: 9780979107245
Series: Life of Fred
Stock No: WW9107245

Ask a Question

Author/Artist Review