Math in Fables and Myths
118 Pages Grades 3-6
Solving Word Problems and Readers' Theater
Visit the tower of the dragon, rescue Hansel and Gretel, travel with Odysseus to confront the monster Cyclops, save the goat from the wolf-all by using math. Each of 25 plays requires the solving of word problems that become part of the script to read or perform. Each new fable or myth introduces additional standards based math operations: Number Sense, Numerical Operations, Estimation, Measurement, Data, Averages, Geometry, Problem Solving, and more. Reproducible. Answers included.