Life Of Fred Butterflies, Stanley F Schmidt PhD, Hardcover, 128 Pages, Grade K

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  • Brand: Z Twist Books

SKU: 3004843

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: Butterflies covers the following concepts:


  • One Yard = 3 Feet,
  • Numbers that Add to 9
  • Counting by twos
  • Reading 5:10 on a Clock
  • Facts about Butterflies
  • Chrysalis vs. Cocoon
  • Braces
  • Parentheses and Brackets
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Sheet Music for "But Not Alone"
  • Domenico Fetti's Archimedes Thoughtful
  • Exclamation Points
  • Bad Things about Sugar
  • One Good Thing about Sugar
  • Marvin Stone's Invention of the Paper Straw 1888
  • Orion's Belt
  • Betelgeuse
  • Why Not Every Three Stars Can Make a Triangle
  • Collinear
  • Reading 5:55 on a Clock
  • Book Signings
  • Why You Can Not Walk In a Room
  • Deliberate vs. Inadvertent
  • How to Say Toenail in German
  • Ordinal Numbers
  • Yurts
  • Half Past Six
  • A Nubula is Not a Star
  • Light Years
  • The Alphabet Game
  • A Dozen
  • Perpendicular
  • p.m. (post meridiem)
  • Syncope
  • Sheet Music for "The Crash of the Bell Tower"
  • Quotation Marks inside of Quotation Marks,
  • A Baker's Dozen
  • Spine of a Book
  • Naissance
  • Lie vs. Lay
  • Whole Numbers
  • Cardinal Numbers
  • Trillion, Quadrillion and Quintillion
  • Aleph-null
  • Kingie's Brothers
  • States that Begin with the Letter M
  • Saying Thank You
  • Virgil's Aeneid
  • History of Pizza
  • How to Set a Table

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