Treasure Hunt in the Jungle (Math Adventures)

1 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780836881417: Treasure Hunt in the Jungle (Math Adventures)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Poses mathematical problems involved with a trek through the jungles of Peru in search of Inca treasure, as well as providing information on Peru, jungles, and the Incas.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From School Library Journal:

Grade 2–4—In Treasure Hunt, readers are part of a team of explorers in Peru. The authors incorporate information on the geography, history, wildlife, and significant buildings in the country with relevant mathematical problems to solve. The math skills include figuring out flight times, shapes, compass points, measuring length, odd and even numbers, estimating, measuring with a ruler, fractions, identifying and predicting patterns, interpreting a pictogram, and right angles. Zookeeper follows the same format with readers participating in activities in a zoo from eight in the morning until six at night, learning about reptiles, elephants, big cats, birds, giraffes, and other animals. Mathematical concepts include the terms clockwise and counterclockwise, right angles, telling time, scales, adding, subtracting, counting by 10s, interpreting charts, determining a range of numbers, measurements, counting money, and calculating change. Numerous color photographs, charts, and diagrams; the interactive approach; the large font size; and the easy-to-follow organizational scheme enhance the usefulness of these books. These titles, like Greg Tang's Math-terpieces: The Art of Problem-Solving (Scholastic, 2003) and Ann Whitehead Nagda's Cheetah Math (Holt, 2007) demonstrate the usefulness of mathematics in real-life examples. —Ann Joslin, Fort LeBoef School District, Waterford, PA
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

David Clemson, Wendy Clemson
Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0836881419 ISBN 13: 9780836881417
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0836881419

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

David Clemson; Wendy Clemson
Published by Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library (2007)
ISBN 10: 0836881419 ISBN 13: 9780836881417
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0836881419

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.98
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds