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Solving Real-world Maths Problems

Applying mathematical knowledge to everyday situations and identifying the process or processes needed to solve a given problem are skills that must be consolidated and refined through ongoing practice. This series has been specifically designed to put those skills to work in a variety of ways across a wide range of experiences. The activity cards in each book are easily integrated into the classroom programme as either individual or group work to complement and reinforce teaching and learning. Easy-to-follow answer cards are included for student and/or teacher use.

Ages: 8-13 years

About the Author

Graeme Eeles is a retired teacher with more than 40 years of experience in primary school education in Victoria, Australia. In his work across a variety of roles and settings, he has always maintained a passion for teaching mathematics and for developing a love of mathematics in children as he assists them to see its relationship to everyday life. He also enjoys sharing with fellow educators the myriad of ideas he has compiled over his career.

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