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Life Of Fred: Ice Cream - Grades 3-5

SKU: 3004918

Vendor: Z Twist Books

Binding Type: Hardcover

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Product Overview

Featuring humor, easy-to-understand explanations, and silly illustrations, Life of Fred is guaranteed to make your math studies come alive! Each text is written as a novel, including a hilarious story line based on the life of Fred Gauss. As Fred encounters the need for math during his daily exploits, he learns the methods necessary to solve his predicaments – plus loads of other interesting facts! Filled with plenty of solved examples, each book is self-teaching and reusable – perfect for families full of learners.

Introduce your students to Fred today and see how his fun, lighthearted approach to learning is revolutionizing mathematics!

Life of Fred: Ice Cream covers the following concepts:

  • One Use of Poetry
  • The Big Question in Arithmetic
  • Stationery vs. Stationary
  • Multiplying Two-digit Numbers
  • A Pound of Hamburger Weighs More Than a Pound of Gold
  • The Last Ten Multiplication Facts
  • How to Remember 7×8 = 56
  • Sigma Notation
  • Bibelots
  • Subtracting 12 oz. from 15 lbs.
  • Forestland in the United States
  • Hyperbole
  • Bar Graphs
  • Ordered Pairs
  • Business Letters vs. Personal Letters
  • Capitalization in Closing Salutations
  • Elapsed Time
  • First and Second Coordinates
  • Using Honey Cards
  • Why Algebra Does Not Use the Times Sign (×)
  • How to Polish Leather Shoes
  • Maps as Seen by Artists
  • War Historians
  • Mathematicians
  • Lovers of Cheese
  • Literature Historians
  • A Poetical Meaning for “the Land of Milk and Honey”
  • Endoplasmic Reticulum
  • Finding Cyprus on a Map
  • The Cardinality of the Set of All Ice Cream Flavors that Begin with the Letter Alpha
  • Implicit vs. Explicit
  • The Two Major Countries on the Iberian Peninsula
  • Why You Can’t Find an Ibex in Kansas
  • Minutes and Hours in the Metric System
  • How to Have Ice in the Summer in Kansas in 1843
  • Improper Use of Seat Belts
  • Plotting Points on a Graph
  • Why You Shouldn’t Park on the Sidewalk
  • Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni’s Painting
  • Perimeter
  • The One Reason for Mathematics
  • When Eating Ice Cream Can Be Torture
  • Irony
  • Hooke’s Law
  • Slope of a Line
  • Estimating Using Graphs
  • Changing the Scale on a Graph
  • Counting Back Change
  • Liberty vs. Freedom
  • The Commutativity of Set Union
  • Less Than (<) and Greater Than (>)
  • Homogenized Milk
  • Why Use Soap
  • Cryogenics
  • What You Can Do If You Have Tons of Casual Cash (the answer: buy graph paper)
  • Joe’s Stomach Has Only Finite Capacity
  • Why Brass Braces Are Better Than Regular Braces
  • Area of a Rectangle
  • Product Details

    Weight (lb) 0.97
    Width (in) 7
    Length (in) 10.25
    Height (in) 0.5
    Grade 3rd Grade
    4th Grade
    5th Grade
    Media Type Book
    Binding Type Hardcover
    Main Currriculum Yes
    Curriculum Name Life of Fred
    Teaching Method Charlotte Mason
    Unit Study
    Unschooling
    Learning Styles Kinesthetic
    Visual
    Subject Math
    EAN 9781937032029
    UPC 9781937032029

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