Ohio Second Graders Review Mathical Award Winner “Pigeon Math” by Asia Citro

Ohio Second Graders Review Mathical Award Winner “Pigeon Math” by Asia Citro

Posted by on Apr 10, 2020 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Thank you to teacher and Mathical Selection Committee member Fran Wilson’s 2nd grade students at Madeira City Schools in the suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio for the lovely book reviews of 2020 Mathical Award Winner Pigeon Math by Asia Citro, with illustrations by Richard Watson. You can find more from Fran and her students on Twitter @mrswilsons2nd.

Committee Picks: Count on Me (Review)

Committee Picks: Count on Me (Review)

Posted by on Mar 31, 2020 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2020 Mathical Honor Book Count On Me by Miguel Tanco was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member Betsy Bird.

Committee Picks: Solving for M (Review)

Committee Picks: Solving for M (Review)

Posted by on Mar 30, 2020 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2020 Mathical Award Winner Solving for M by Jennifer Swender was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member Mike Shaughnessy.

2020 Mathical Winners Announced

2020 Mathical Winners Announced

2020 Mathical Book Award Winners for Ages 2-18 Berkeley, CA – March 12, 2020 — From online gaming to middle school math journaling, from pigeons on a wire to chickens in a coop, this year’s Mathical Book Prize winners offer young people unique ways to explore mathematical ideas in the world around them.

Mathical Authors Join Math Teachers at NCTM Centennial in April 2020

Mathical Authors Join Math Teachers at NCTM Centennial in April 2020

Posted by on Dec 17, 2019 in Events, Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Eight Mathical authors will join hundreds of K-12 math teachers at the upcoming centennial conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), April 1-4, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Update (March 13, 2020): Due to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic, we regret to announce that the NCTM Centennial Annual Meeting & Exposition and all Mathical […]

Summer Reading: From Mathical Author Kate Narita

Summer Reading: From Mathical Author Kate Narita

Posted by on Jul 29, 2019 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

We enjoyed spotting fourth grade teacher Kate Narita, author of Mathical Honor Book 100 Bugs! A Counting Book, as she explores more than a dozen Mathical titles as part of her summer reading practice.

Educators Recommend Five Mathical Titles: First Opinions, Second Reactions 

Educators Recommend Five Mathical Titles: First Opinions, Second Reactions 

Math teachers, math educators, and other experts in children’s literature take on five Mathical titles for young readers in the May 2019 issue of the open-access online journal First Opinions, Second Reactions (FOSR). A publication of the Purdue University College of Education, FOSR actively seeks the opinions of experts in children’s literature who teach at the college level, work […]

Committee Picks: Press Here (Review)

Committee Picks: Press Here (Review)

Posted by on Jun 5, 2019 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2019 Mathical Honor Book Press Here by Hervé Tullet was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member Dr. Herbert Ginsburg.

Committee Picks: Binti (Review)

Committee Picks: Binti (Review)

Posted by on Jun 5, 2019 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2019 Mathical Honor Book Binti by Nnedi Okorafor was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member Betsy Bird.

Second Graders Create Video Reviews of 2019 Mathical Books

Second Graders Create Video Reviews of 2019 Mathical Books

Posted by on Apr 7, 2019 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Enjoy these video book reviews created by 2nd graders at Madeira Elementary School, in the suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio. The students picked their favorite 2019 Mathical Award Winners and Honor Books to share with the world! Their teacher and videographer is Mathical Books Selection Committee Member Fran Wilson.