Mathical in the Media: Erikson Early Math Collaborative, Part II

Mathical in the Media: Erikson Early Math Collaborative, Part II

Posted by on Apr 10, 2018 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The Erikson Early Math Collaborative collects resources and facilitates discussion around mathematics in the early years of children’s lives. In a new article, they’ve highlighted several Mathical award-winning titles that go beyond one-to-one counting. 

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio

Posted by on Apr 3, 2018 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

On April 3, 2018, Mathical Book Prize selection committee co-chair Dr. Jordan Ellenberg (University of Wisconsin–Madison) and prize coordinator Kirsten Bohl (Mathematical Sciences Research Institute) were interviewed by Education Talk Radio Pre K-20. You can listen to the interview online! Listen: Education Talk Radio Pre K-20 on The Mathical Book Prize

Committee Picks: A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars (Review)

Committee Picks: A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars (Review)

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2018 Mathical Award Winner A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars by author Seth Fishman was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member Jeanne Petarra-Weeks.

Committee Picks: Sheep Won’t Sleep (Review)

Committee Picks: Sheep Won’t Sleep (Review)

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The following review of 2018 Mathical Award Winner Sheep Won’t Sleep: Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s by author Judy Cox was submitted by Mathical Selection Committee member J. Michael Shaughnessy.

Mathical in the Media: Erikson Early Math Collaborative, Part I

Mathical in the Media: Erikson Early Math Collaborative, Part I

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

The Erikson Early Math Collaborative collects resources and facilitates discussion around mathematics in the early years of children’s lives. Here, they’ve highlighted three of their favorite Mathical titles: innovative counting books for pre-K children that offer mathematical opportunities beyond the typical counting book.

Mathical in the Media: KQED Mind/Shift

Mathical in the Media: KQED Mind/Shift

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018 in Featured Titles, News, Press & Media | No Comments

Wondering where to begin with Mathical books? KQED Mind/Shift’s Kara Newhouse highlights ten Mathical titles you can’t miss with 10 Books to Spark a Love of Math in Kids of All Ages!  

Third Graders Enthuse about Billions of Stars

Third Graders Enthuse about Billions of Stars

Posted by on Feb 22, 2018 in Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Thank you to Ms. Ginger Kresak’s third grade class from Charles Eliot School in Cleveland Metropolitan Schools for their book reports on 2018 Mathical award winner A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars by Seth Fishman. We hope you enjoy their take on this book as much as we do!  

2018 Mathical Media Kit & print-at-home flyers

2018 Mathical Media Kit & print-at-home flyers

Posted by on Feb 22, 2018 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

The 2018 Mathical Media Kit is now available to spread the word about the winning prize titles! You can find the Mathical press release, sample promotional content for newsletters and social media (#mathicalbooks), and and color flyers to print.

2018 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

2018 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

Posted by on Feb 22, 2018 in Featured Titles, News, Press & Media | No Comments

Math + Literature = 2018 Mathical Book Awards for Ages 2-18 Berkeley, CA – February 22, 2018 — What do a sneaky baby, a smelly room full of sheep, alpacas, llamas, and yaks, and a hundred billion trillion stars have in common? They are all Mathical Award Winners – or more accurately put, they are the subjects […]

2018 Mathical Award Announcement: February 22 in Berkeley

2018 Mathical Award Announcement: February 22 in Berkeley

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Events, News | No Comments

On Thursday, February 22, 2018, the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) will announce the winners of the 2018 Mathical Book Prize during a special event in conjunction with MSRI’s Critical Issues in Mathematics Education conference.