Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. The activities in this workbook are designed to help third graders catch up, keep up, and get ahead.
Designed to help fifth graders with basic math skills, this workbook features a twist on the classic Tic-Tac-Toe game that will help students develop a solid understanding of factors, prime numbers, and composite numbers.
Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Successful problem solvers will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The games and puzzles in this workbook are designed to help children enjoy practicing their math skills. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Here’s a peek at what’s inside: Pipe Down One equation leads down a pipe to another, and students need to follow the numbers draining down the pipes by multiplying and dividing decimals and fractions to get to the bottom. Secret Meeting Professor Wormhole, a genius scientist, wants to meet in a secret location. Students must substitute numbers for letters using a code and multiplication skills to find the secret meeting place. Semaphore Signals Students decipher messages where flags represent letters of the alphabet, using acute, obtuse, and right angles as clues to decode a message. Awesome Avatars A new video game lets you design your character before you start playing. With choices such as skin color, hairstyles, outfits, and shoes, students determine how many characters can be designed. Plus! Game Pieces The workbook includes fraction cards and shape-builder pieces for students to cut out and use with the games and puzzles. Give your child’s confidence in math a boost with 5th Grade Math Games & Puzzles.
Good writing skills are essential not only for fifth-grade academic success, but also for lifelong achievement. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your child catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! WRITING NONFICTION Exercises on choosing a topic, researching, and interviewing break down the process of writing a nonfiction story. STORY MAP Fill-in-the-blank sections teach kids how to structure an article, including main points and details. AUTHOR! AUTHOR! Essay assignments allow kids to write their own fiction stories by incorporating plot and dialogue. SENSE MAP The five "sense signals" remind kids to include descriptions of scenes and characters. READ AND REVISE Stories on chocolate, princesses, and aliens help kids practice how to cut, add, or change text. PLUS! CHECK IT! STRIPS Reinforce concepts as kids check their own work. Give your child’s grades and confidence a boost with 5th Grade Writing Success. Why Sylvan Products Work Sylvan's proven system inspires kids to learn and has helped children nationwide catch up, keep up, and get ahead in school. Sylvan has been a trusted partner for parents for thirty years, and has based their supplemental education success on programs developed through a focus on the highest educational standards and detailed research. Sylvan’s line of educational products equips families with fun, effective, and grade-appropriate learning tools. Our workbooks and learning kits feature activities, stories, and games to reinforce the skills children need to develop and achieve their academic potential. Students will reap the rewards of improved confidence and a newfound love of learning.
Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Extra practice can help young problem solvers advance to more complex topics with confidence. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they'll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you'll find inside are: BASIC MATH It's about Time Students practice multiplying by figuring out the time spent eating, watching TV, playing soccer, and sleeping. Making Change Calculating the change from buying a candy bar, book, or T-shirt helps students reinforce adding and subtracting with money. MATH GAMES & PUZZLES Code Breaker After solving problems with addition and subtraction, multiplication, fractions, temperature, time, or money, students use the answers to solve a fun riddle. Fraction Factory Using the game board in the workbook, players see who can move the quickest through fractions of muffins to get to the box at the end. MATH IN ACTION Going Green Estimating the number of discarded plastic bottles or the fraction of trash that can be recycled in different types of bins are a few practical ways students use math to learn how to improve the environment. Kate's Kitchen In Kate's Kitchen, students practice grouping skills when they package containers of dried mango snacks, and dividing skills when they determine how many glasses of orange juice can be made out of oranges. Scaling up smoothie recipes gives multiplication practice, while making parfait desserts gives practice with fractions. Give your child's confidence in math a boost with 3rd Grade Super Math Success.
**3 BOOKS IN 1!** Building a strong foundation in math is essential for children in the first grade. The activities in this 3-in-1 Super Workbook are designed to help your student become familiar with math concepts like numbers and operations, solid and plane shapes, and graphs and charts. They will help your child to catch up, keep up, and get ahead—and best of all, to have lots of fun doing it! Here are some of the great features you'll find inside: BASIC MATH The Cupcake Eater Counting cupcakes on a plate, and then crossing off the eaten cupcakes and counting how many are left, helps children learn subtraction. MATH GAMES & PUZZLES Safe Crackers Children write numbers from smallest to largest or identify place-value digits to find the right combination for a safe. SHAPES & GEOMETRY Get In Place Children draw a line from each picture outside a Venn diagram to where it belongs inside the diagram, matching food and objects of different shapes. Give your child's confidence a boost with First Grade Super Math Success!