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Math-terpieces: The Art of Problem-Solving (edition 2003)

by Greg Tang (Author), Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)

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A series of rhymes about artists and their works introduces counting and grouping numbers, as well as such artistic styles as cubism, pointillism, and surrealism.
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Title:Math-terpieces: The Art of Problem-Solving
Authors:Greg Tang (Author)
Other authors:Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)
Info:Scholastic Press (2003), Edition: 1st, 32 pages
Collections:Your library
Rating:****
Tags:#read3373, #mathematics, #middleschool, #problemsolving, #mathforeveryone

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The author of this book uses poetry to introduce art and with that, certain influential artists and their pieces of work. With each new page comes a new artist and a new set of numbers to find with the images on the page. This book is interesting because it exposes students to older styles of art and makes it a fun challenge to find the sequesce of numbers and pictures on the page. ( )
  SGiese | Apr 6, 2020 |
This book has great information about artist and how to create art while using math. It had great problem-solving skills that the students will learn how to use. I thought it was a great read and would be great to use within a lesson. ( )
  kvanputten | Apr 6, 2020 |
This book contains pictures of grouped objects on each page and instructs the reader to find a number of different ways to combine the groups in order to reach a specified number. I like that the book engages the child in problem-solving tasks, but I think that children may find it difficult to remember which group combinations they already used, possibly resulting in unnecessary confusion. I also like that the book contains famous works of art and includes the artists name and the year in which the piece was created. ( )
  albethea | Sep 17, 2018 |
A book about artwork that helps teach math.
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  TUCC | Jul 12, 2018 |
Math-terpieces is an informational book that talks about different artists and shows their works of art. Then the author takes a piece from the painting and groups it. The students are then required to add up those groups in several different ways to make a certain number. This continues throughout the book giving students the opportunity to practice their addition skills while learning about artists.
  ejoy13 | Mar 17, 2015 |
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