50 Amazing Things Kids Need to Know About Maths by Anne Rooney
  

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50 Amazing Things Kids Need to Know About Maths by Anne Rooney

You can't build a bridge, bake a cake or even do your shopping without maths, but many children (and adults) are put off it at school because it can seem pretty tricky and, dare we say it, boring...50 Amazing Things Kids Need to Know About Maths will help you over your maths hurdles once and for all. Packed with hundreds of amazing puzzles, games and facts, each chapter breaks down the basics in a fun, accessible way. The weird and wonderful scenarios - which include How to be a Codebreaker, How to Measure a Mountain and and How to Contact an Alien - will entertain as much as they inform, making learning maths a breeze.

About the Author

Anne Rooney

Anne studied English at Cambridge and began writing fiction and non fiction for children for early years to teens ten years ago. She was longlisted for ther Aventis Science Prize in 2004. Anne lives in Cambridge.

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Paperback
192 pages

Author

Anne Rooney
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Author's Website

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Publisher


www.quercusbooks.co.uk

Publication date

2nd August 2012

ISBN

9781780878614


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