by Edward Zaccaro
This book offers a higher level of material that goes beyond calculation skills for those
children who enter the primary grades already knowing basic concepts. This curriculum allows parents and teachers to instill a deeper level
of mathematical understanding and thinking skills in young children while nurturing a love of mathematics.
There are hundreds of interesting word problems to solve.
Each chapter's questions are broken down into four levels:
Level 1 (easy)
Level 2 (somewhat challenging)
Level 3 (challenging)
Einstein (very challenging)
Includes chapters on:
Author Bio: Zaccaro, Edward D
Ed lives outside of Dubuque, Iowa, with his wife and three children. He has been involved in education in various forms since graduating from Oberlin College in 1974. He has taught students of all ages and abilities, but his focus for the past ten years has been working with mathematically gifted students at the elementary and middle school level. Ed holds a Masters degree in gifted education from the University of Northern Iowa and has presented at state and national conferences in the areas of mentoring and gifted education.