Math Teaching / Learning Resources

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Agnesi to Zeno: Over 100 Vignettes from the History of Math,  Sanderson Smith, teaching resource approx. high school level - better value than Classic Math

Classic Math Johnson, Art, Math history, bios, quotes, literature - more accessible for beginners

The Economy in Cartoons by MindSparks. Math in economics. Teacher resource notes

The Equation for Excellence: How to Make Your Child Excel at Math

Famous Problems and Their Mathematicians by Art Johnson

Fascinating Fibonaccis: Mystery and Magic in Numbers

Good Questions for Math Teaching, Grades 5-8: Why Ask Them And What to Ask, Grades 5-8

How To Solve It ►►  Polya, George  1957   Problem solving, a classic must read. Don't be discouraged by the math, move through it if you don't understand it, the principles and method are what count.

Pascal's Triangle: A Teacher's Guide With Blackline Masters 

 

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