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We are a publisher of math books for gifted and advanced students in grades K-12. We also offer enrichment materials by other publishers in the areas of Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Art, and Character Development. If you are looking for something that is not on our web site please call or e-mail us. We may be able to get it for you if it is available through our suppliers. If you have questions about any of our materials or are interested in bringing Ed Zaccaro to your district or area for a math workshop please contact us. We do accept purchase orders from schools and libraries in the US by fax or mail. If you need a printable order form please click on the "Printable Order Form" link.

 

FEATURED BOOKS

Designed for those students in grades 3-5 who need more challenging material. As in other Zaccaro math books, problems are presented at 4 levels of difficulty after each chapter’s instruction. In addition, each chapter includes multiple “problem sets” in which a single problem type is presented in increasingly complex steps, illustrating how a simpler problem can progress from 1 step to multi-step problem solving. more
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The fun lessons in this book teach difficult concepts in areas such as statistics, probability, algebra, physics, trigonometry and astronomy. Over 1000 leveled problems. Grades 4-9 more
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This book explains how to translate word problems into the math language of algebra in an easy-to-understand format using cartoons and drawings. The problems in this book help students master the application of algebraic skills, as well as understand the value of algebra in the real world. Grades 4-9
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This unique collection of classroom lessons, readings, and discussion starters will excite your talented mathematicians and scientists and clearly show the strong connections between science and math in the world we live in. Grades 4-12
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This book offers a higher level of material that goes beyond calculation skills for those children who enter the primary grades already knowing basic concepts. Grades 1-4
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This book gives every math student a tool belt of problem-solving strategies he or she can call upon when solving word problems. Leveled problems for differentiation. Grades 4-12
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Features real-world mathematics inquiries that allow students to see the power of mathematics. Explore the danger of short term loans, the math in music, and more. Grades 4-12
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A great new book by a veteran teacher about what being a teacher is all about. Case studies and inspirational educational quotes throughout. Perfect for new teachers or students in teacher preparation classes.
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NEW BOOK BY ED ZACCARO

700 Challenge Questions for the Curious Mind

The newest book by math educator Ed Zaccaro contains 700 fun and challenging questions designed for advanced students in 6th grade and up. Each challenge page contains a question in each of seven curriculum areas including: math, money, science, geography, history/government, facts & factoids, and language of algebra.
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The second book in the Now You Know series, volume 2 contains 700 additional fun and challenging questions for advanced students 6th grade and up. Each challenge page contains a question in each of seven curriculum areas including: math, money, science, geography, history/government, analogies, and facts and factoids.
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The newest books by math educator Ed Zaccaro each contain 700 fun and challenging questions designed for advanced students in 6th grade and up. Each challenge page contains a question in each of seven curriculum areas. Buy the set of 2 volumes and save $5.00.
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Set of 8 Math books by Edward Zaccaro

Primary Grade Challenge Math
Challenge Math
Upper Elementary Challenge Math
Real World Algebra
25 Real Life Math Investigations
Becoming a Problem Solving Genius
10 Things All Future Mathematicians and Scientists Must Know
Scammed by Statistics
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NEW BOOK BY ED ZACCARO
It is imperative that we know how to interpret statistics and are aware of the numerous techniques that are used to distort and misuse numbers. Scammed by Statistics uses countless real examples to illustrate the good and evil of numbers while providing the knowledge to properly interpret statistical data, ask the right questions, and avoid bad decision-making. Grades 6-adult
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