Life Of Fred: Goldfish - Grades 3-5

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  • Vendor: Z Twist Books

SKU: 3004892

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: Goldfish covers the following concepts:

  • Tulip Mania
  • Drawing Things to Scale
  • Digits in a Number
  • Similes
  • Being Pardoned Before Being Tried in 1974
  • What Is Rarely on a Doll’s Christmas List
  • The Whole Point of Math
  • Don’t Wave Your Money Around
  • The Advanced Form of the Game of Which of These Is Not Like the Others
  • Keeping Your Word
  • Picking Your Friends and Your Spouse
  • Polygons
  • Sequences
  • A Crocodile Smile
  • What to Remember If You Smoke
  • Comparative Forms of Adjectives
  • Superlative Forms of Adjectives
  • A Waning Moon
  • People’s Life Goals Are Different than Fish’s Life Goals
  • Definition of an Acre
  • What Gets Venerated
  • Meters vs. Yards
  • Four Countries That Are Nations of Immigrants
  • Kilograms vs. Pounds
  • How to Deal with a Duck Who Never Tells the Truth
  • Lacrimal Glands
  • Area of a Rectangle
  • Living in a City vs. Living in the Country
  • Volume of a Fish Tank
  • Cubic Feet into Gallons
  • Gallons of Water into Pounds
  • Multiplying by Ten, Hundred, and Thousand
  • One Ton = 2000 lbs.
  • Anthropomorphizing Fish
  • Plastic Aquarium Plants Don’t Die
  • Decimal Point
  • Estimating Sums
  • Drawbacks to 180-gallon Fish Tanks
  • Physical Work vs. Mental Work
  • Tragedy of the Commons
  • A Fish in a Tank vs. Coalback in Jail
  • Talking to Your Goldfish
  • Kingie’s Favorite Composers
  • Practicing the Metric System with Dental Floss
  • Purchasing Foreign Products
  • Bar Graphs
  • Protein and Calcium for Growth
  • Binding Type