# Math Puzzles and Brainteasers, Grades 3-5

Over 300 Puzzles That Teach Math and Problem Solving Skills

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Number puzzles, spatial/visual puzzles, cryptograms, Sudoku, Kokuro, logic puzzles, and word games like Frame Games are all a great way to teach math and problem-solving skills to elementary and middle school students. In these two new collections, puzzle master Terry Stickels provides puzzles and brain games that range from simple to challenging and are organized by grade level and National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) content areas. Each book offers over 300 brain games that will help students learn core math concepts and develop critical thinking skills. The books include a wide range of puzzle types and cover a variety of math topics, from fractions and geometry to probability and algebra.

Authors:
Stickels, Terry H.

Title:
Math puzzles and brainteasers, grades 3-5

over 300 puzzles that teach math and problem solving skills

over 300 puzzles that teach math and problem solving skills

Publisher:
San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, [2009]

Edition:
1st ed.

Characteristics:
xvi, 232 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm.

Contents:
Numbers and operations

Geometry and measurement

Mathematical reasoning

Algebra, statistics, and probability.

Geometry and measurement

Mathematical reasoning

Algebra, statistics, and probability.

Local Note:
53 118

ISBN:
9780470227190

0470227192

0470227192

Statement of Responsibility:
Terry Stickels

Subject Headings:
Mathematics Study and teaching (Elementary)
Mathematical recreations.
Problem solving Study and teaching (Elementary)
Mathematics.

Topical Term:
Mathematics

Mathematical recreations.

Problem solving

Mathematics.

Mathematical recreations.

Problem solving

Mathematics.

LCCN:
2009282408

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