Even your most reluctant math students will eagerly jump into this hilarious assortment of challenging math problems presented as comical stories and activities like how to save yourself from a zombie attack or a witch’s spell, sports bloopers, celebrity gossip, mysteries and sci-fi, code breakers and riddles. But this colorfully illustrated magazine offers much more than laughs: inside each article is a math problem to challenge both your students’ math skills and higher order thinking skills. With over 30 math problems, your students will keep coming back for more. Use MadMathMag as a warm-up, a review, or a weekly lesson, and watch humor and learning come together in your classroom.
MadMathMag is designed to cover all Standards-Based Math Domains and Math Practice Standards. Domain and Practice standards are aligned and indicated with each article/activity. Ideal for differentiating with gifted and talented with high level challenges and problem solving skills. Ideal for differentiating with lower level students, as math is embedded in an engaging format and real life applications. Ideal for exposing your students to a wide range of math vocabulary and encouraging mathematical discourse and discussion.
Don't let students lose the skills they have learned. MadMathMag is a great tool for helping to retain content knowledge. Use it as a daily warm up to increase engagement with key content. Use it as a weekly lesson to differentiate instruction and approach content from a different angle. It’s also great for year-end test prep and review. Perfect to project on your interactive screen for activities and discussion. Print a single page for use in class, or download the magazine to your students’ tablets.
However you choose to use it, MadMathMag is a unique and challenging math experience for all your students!