A Maths Journey Around Extreme Sports by Hilary Koll, Steve Mills, Jon Richards
  

A Maths Journey Around Extreme Sports

Written by Hilary Koll, Steve Mills, Jon Richards
Illustrated by
Part of the Go Figure Series

RRP £12.99

Synopsis

A Maths Journey Around Extreme Sports by Hilary Koll, Steve Mills, Jon Richards

Go on a real-life maths journey to practise the core topics of numbers, geometry, statistics, ratio & proportion, algebra and measurement. Through data visualisation methods, including colourful diagrams, pictograms, illustrations, photographs and infographics, Go Figure! brings maths into the real world in an innovative, exciting and engaging visual way. It makes even the trickiest problem easier to understand and builds valuable confidence in maths! Find out how the maths you learn at school can help you go on an adventure through the world of extreme sports! Maths challenges encourage you to use real data and fascinating facts to solve mathematical problems that will help you on your way!

About the Author

Hilary Koll is a part-time Mathematics Co-ordinator and teacher of children in Berkshire Primary school. She works as a Lecturer in Mathematics Education at the University of Reading on undergraduate, post-graduate and in-service training courses. Steve Mills began his career as a primary school teacher before becoming a Lecturer in Mathematics education at the University of Reading, working with students in initial teacher training, and providing INSET for schools. He is now a full-time writer and consultant in mathematics education.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Hilary Koll, Steve Mills, Jon Richards
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th April 2015

ISBN

9780750297851


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