Synopses & Reviews
Get ready to create and count in this exciting introduction to math! MathArts is an innovative approach that uses creative art projects to introduce preschoolers to early math concepts. Each of the 200 hands-on projects is designed to help children discover essential math skills through a creative process unique to every individual. Math concepts include: One-to-one correspondence; matching; sorting; grouping; classifying; opposites; number recognition; number values, and counting. This well-organized book provides both teachers and parents with a diverse range of activities for making math both fun and fascinating. The possibilities are endless!
Award-winning author MaryAnn Kohl does it again. A fun, easy way to teach math to young children. Using everyday materials and hands-on activities, the child learns the essential math skills of sorting, matching, one-to-one correspondence, counting, measurement, number values, number recognition, and more.
Get ready to cut, create, and count in this exciting introduction to math. MathArts is an innovative approach that uses creative art projects to introduce preschoolers to math concepts. Each of the 195 hands-on projects is designed to help children discover essential math skills through a creative process unique to every individual. 20 line drawings.
An easy way to teach math to young children using art.
About the Author
Award-winning author MaryAnn F. Kohl has written 14 books for Gryphon House, and is a regular featured columnist for Parenting Magazine. She has written the best-selling favorites Preschool Art, The Big Messy Art Book, Making Make-Believe, MathArts, and First Art. She is co-author of Global Art and Cooking Art with Jean Potter. MaryAnn lives in Bellingham, Washington.