Maps, Games, Activities, and More for Hours of Backseat Fun
Author: Crispin Boyer
Pubpsher: National Geographic Books
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Presents fun and interesting facts about different areas of the fifty states, and includes smartphone and GPS activities for road trips, tourist-related picture puzzles, and places to visit in each state.
The mathematical concepts of place value and integers are introduced as students design a board game in which they must keep track of distance with addition and multiplication. Readers learn about expanded notation and place value charts. Includes a discover activity, history connection, and mathematical vocabulary introduction.
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