Students will be eager for math class to begin when they get involved in these engaging, classroom-tested activities. Teachers will learn how to introduce more and more complex concepts by keeping things based in the concrete and visual, and by guiding students in their discovery of math patterns and relationships. Author Char Forsten offers fresh new ways to capture students' imaginations by showing them the math in what they already love - ;whether it's games, sports, or the clothes on their backs. With this book in hand, teachers will have everything they need to make math meaningful - ;and fun! - ; for all students. Includes reproducibles, photos, and a chart of suggested group sizes for each activity. (2-6) 128 pp.