Math Dictionary for Kids by Theresa Fitzgerald
The Essential Guide to Math Terms, Strategies, and Tables

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Equipped with this handy reference of more than 400 full-color, illustrated definitions, children will be able to quickly find the definitions and illustrated examples that will enable them to solve many of the math challenges they face. Covering everything from "addend" to "zero," the updated edition of the best-selling Math Dictionary for Kids gives students in grades 4–9 definitions, illustrations, and examples that can help them solve math problems.

This handbook includes illustrated, concise explanations of the most common terms used in general math classes, categorized by subjects that include measurement, algebra, geometry, fractions and decimals, statistics and probability, and problem solving. This newly updated edition also discusses how students can use manipulatives and basic math tools to improve their understanding and includes handy measurement conversion tables.

Each term has a concise definition and an example or illustration. This is a guide that needs to be in every child's desk.


About Theresa Fitzgerald

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Theresa R. Fitzgerald has been a fourth-grade teacher with the Linden Community Schools since 1992. Theresa's love of math and interest in helping children understand its concepts led to the development of the best-selling Math Dictionary for Kids.
Published July 1, 2011 by Prufrock Press. 232 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books. Non-fiction

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Gr 4–8—Divided into seven main chapters for topics such as "Measurement," "Algebraic Ideas," "Geometry," and "Problem Solving" in addition to chapters dedicated to reference guides, manipulatives, and formulas to name a few, this text is a strong guide for school and public libraries. Listed alph...

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