Brook Knoll Elementary (Scotts Valley USD) teachers eager to use Marcy Cook's books after her workshop, Mathematics: The Thinking Sport

4 - 7

### A WORD PROBLEM A DAY KEEPS COBWEBS AWAY

72 pages (180 word problems to use daily ) focusing on word problem attack skills such as recognizing operation, writing an equation, drawing a picture, estimating

\$15.00

1 - 5

### ACT IT OUT! LOGIC FOR YOUNG THINKERS

72 logic problems to determine proper placement of items from teacher provided clues; ideal for starters or center activities for independent task time
\$15.00

4 - 8

### ALGEBRAIC CLUES: ESTIMATION & COMMUNICATION

40 pages for estimation of visualized circles followed by 20 activities for working with a partner to establish the actual number; algebraic clues are given to assist in determining the value of the unknowns; ideal for starters

\$15.00

4 - 8

### ALGEBRAIC COMMUNICATING WITH TILES

78 activities for students to form a list of numbers utilizing tiles 0 through 9 by listening to and/or reading algebraic clues; each listing involves 1, 2, or 3 unknowns; ideal for mental math

Available ONLY in PDF FORMAT

\$10.00

5 - 8

### ASSESSING MATH UNDERSTANDING AND CONCEPTS

performance, application, and mathematical abstraction tasks for 30 concepts such as factors, multiples, graphs, square numbers, area, perimeter; ideal for assessment
\$15.00

1 - 3

### BASIC GAMES, BOOK A

40 games to drill and practice the basic addition and subtraction facts; ideal for centers for independent task time
\$15.00

2 - 5

### BASIC GAMES, BOOK B

36 games to drill and practice the basic multiplication and division facts; ideal for centers for independent task time
\$15.00

1 - 3

### BEAR BALANCING & BEANSTICKS

20 bear balancing activities for doing equations as a balance, and 20 beanstick activities for equation writing
\$15.00

1 - 3

### BEGINNING WEIGHT LOGIC

numerous activities for combining basic addition and subtraction fact practice with reasoning; if...then...talk to reveal individual weight values for apples, oranges and/or bananas; ideal for starters
\$15.00

4 - 8

### CHARTING THE UNKNOWNS

57 activites for finding the possible values of two unknowns when a total has been given; utilization of the guess and check strategy combined with seeing a pattern and keeping an organized chart of values; ideal for starters
\$15.00

4 - 8

### CLASSIFIED INFORMATION: NUMBERS FOR A REASON

48 warm up and 48 main activities for classifying 8 given numbers into 2 groups for a mathematical reason; ideal for starters
\$15.00

4 - 8

### CLUES & CUES: COOPERATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING

90 cooperative math experiences for groups of 4; focus on building numbers, forming rectangles, and problem solving encounters
\$15.00

1 - 3

### COLOR IT ON THE HUNDRED CHART

80 sets of directions using vocabulary of more/less, before/after/between, plus and minus to color designs on the hundred chart; ideal for starters or centers for independent task time

For Marcy's interactive whiteboard activities (ActivPacks) go to prometheanplanet.com

\$15.00

4 - 6

### COLOR IT ON THE HUNDRED CHART, BOOK 2

80 sets of directions using place value, multiplication, division, fractions, and exponents to color designs on the hundred chart; ideal for starters or centers for independent task time

For Marcy's interactive whiteboard activities (ActivPacks) go to prometheanplanet.com

\$15.00

4 - 8

### COMMUNICATING WITH TILES

90 activities utilizing mathematics vocabulary and concepts; intended to deal with mathematics as a language: listening, forming numbers, and communicating orally; ideal for starters
\$15.00

4 - 8

### CONTRASTING FACTS: COOPERATIVE TRIVIA STARTERS

50 cooperative experiences for guessing about a real life situation and then refining estimates on the basis of mathematical vocabulary/concepts; ideal for starters
\$15.00

4 - 8

### COOP THINKING

cooperative starters, mental math and pursuit problems plus trio tiling activities
\$15.00

K - 2

### COUNT & PLACE: SIDES & SHAPES

36 placement starting activities with a circle, a square, and a triangle, plus 40 independent task time activities using specified pattern blocks to build polygons with a particular number of sides; ideal for starters and centers for independent task time
\$15.00

1 - 3

### COVER IT DAILY ON THE HUNDRED CHART, BOOK 1

100 activities where students cover specified numbers (such as even numbers less then 20) on their hundred chart; ideal for starters

For Marcy's interactive whiteboard activities (ActivPacks) go to prometheanplanet.com

\$15.00

2 - 4

### COVER IT DAILY ON THE HUNDRED CHART, BOOK 2

100 activities where students cover specified numbers by using concepts/skills such as sums, differences, products and place value; ideal for starters

For Marcy's interactive whiteboard activities (ActivPacks) go to prometheanplanet.com

\$15.00