K-8 Guided Student Discovery Math for small group, whole class, homeschool, and tutoring
 Our Books Multiplying and Dividing * The Best Stuff for Multiplying & Dividing * Teams * Discover the Basics - Multiplying & Dividing Adding and Subtracting * Addition, Subtraction, & Place Value Discover the Basics - Adding & Subtracting Fractions and Decimals * Fractions & Decimals Percents, Ratios, and Rates * Percents, Ratios, & Rates Access to Algebra * Discover the Basics - Equations! * Discover the Basics - Negative Numbers * Discover the Basics - Squares, Roots, & Exponents *Access to Algebra Organizing and Graphing Data * Organizing & Graphing Data Measurement and Geometry * Measurement & Geometry * Discover the Basics - Perimeter, Area, & Volume

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535: Access to Algebra, 605 pages - \$79.95

“The day they decided to mix letters with numbers, all hell broke loose!” This book brings understanding, confidence, and skill to exasperated students like the student who voiced this sentiment. Innovative multi-sensory lessons with negative numbers help students go beyond memorized rules to an authentic feel for direction and magnitude. Lessons on squares and roots also use the guided discovery approach to develop fluency backed by understanding. Also addressed: order of operations; commutative, associative, and distributive properties; and other essentials needed for comprehending more complicated equations.

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 Watch our Podcast, "The SquareMaker" to see how the MLS SquareMaker enables students to visualize, discover, and build a context derived understanding and memory of squares and roots.
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