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Star Maths
Episode 1
9 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Amber hears a distress call from space but accidentally moves the dial. Later, she cannot remember the dial setting of the distress call. Numberella introduces her to concepts and symbols for "less than" and "equal to," which she uses to figure ou...Read More

Math Mess
Episode 7
1 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 8

Marko the Magnificent’s magic show isn’t going very well. The kids just don’t respond to his magic like they used to. Luckily, he’s got one final trick up his sleeve, and it never fails to impress. What is the secret to Marko’s math magic? Part of...Read More

15 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 7

One morning a little girl wakes up to find everything in life arranging itself into a math problem. She must find her way out of this math curse. Based on the children's book by Jon Scieszka.

8 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12

Patrick Sanan, who studied mathematics at UC San Diego, explains how he combined geometry and physics to create the virtual tiger in the Oscar award-winning motion picture "Life of Pi."

15 minutes
Grade Level: Ps - 4

One morning a little girl wakes up to find everything in life arranging itself into a math problem. She must find her way out of this math curse. Based on the children's book by Jon Scieszka. This title is presented in American Sign Language by th...Read More

A comprehensive collection of algebraic resources for the middle school grades. Topics covered include: algebraic functions, properties of numbers, exponents, polynomials, working with equalities and inequalities, linear equations, quadratic equa...Read More

Actors and onscreen graphics guide students through difficult problems and hard to understand concepts. This series is a great review for all skill levels and provides detailed information on the fundamentals of integers, measurement, geometry, gr...Read More

A "math mess" is an everyday problem that requires an inquisitive mind, determination, and a little number sense to solve. They can pop up when students least expect them; however, this series provides tips for avoiding and solving any potential "...Read More

Sam and Amber become stranded on a planetoid deep in space owned by their eccentric Uncle Zak. Their school bus broke down on the way back to Earth. They spend their time exploring and getting to know the inhabitants and have to use their math ski...Read More

24 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 8

Uses practical applications of money and time to show how math is part of everyday life. Segment 1, Money: Looks at how money systems have changed over the centuries. Explains how to count change, open savings and checking accounts at a bank, bala...Read More

Fundamental Math
Episode 5
28 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 9

The Standard Deviants tackle the coordinate plane. Students learn how to plot ordered pairs during a discussion on quadrants and the x- and y-axis. Other topics covered include the midpoint formula, the distance formula, slope, graphing translatio...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 7
9 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Sam and Amber discover a machine that breaks junk rods into pieces, and Numberella helps them learn how to name and write fractions. These concepts gain importance when they try to divide up some candy bars they are eating. Part of the "Star Maths...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 8
9 minutes 10 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Sam and Amber try to put a new battery in one of Uncle Zak's machines. They don't have the exact replacement sizes, but Numberella teaches them about equivalent fractions so they are able to make the correct substitutions. Part of the "Star Maths"...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 20
9 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

In order to avoid a collision with some space junk, Uncle Zak asks Sam and Amber to measure the distance between the different pieces. Numberella introduces them to the concepts of "estimation" and "approximation" so they can solve these problems ...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 21
9 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Amber gets more practice in estimation when she sees something unusual in the load of a spaceship ready to take off. By rounding off the load weights, she realizes the ship is dangerously overloaded. She warns Uncle Zak, avoiding an accident. Part...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 22
9 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Sam and Amber play a simulation game and record their reaction times. Lisa says Amber's reaction time of 0.1 seconds is great, but they don't really understand what 0.1 means. Numberella gives them a lesson in decimals so they can make sense out o...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 24
9 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

On the planetoid Junkiter, everything is measured by the metric system. Sam learns the relationship between centimeters, meters, and kilometers. Part of the "Star Maths" series.

Star Maths
Episode 25
9 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Sam and Amber have a pet called a pozzle, which needs to eat five times its weight each day. Since all measurement on Junkiter is metric, they must learn about the relationship of grams and kilograms. Part of "Star Maths" series.

Star Maths
Episode 29
9 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Sam and Amber decide to increase the egg production on Junkiter by giving their domestic birds some "superfeed." The number of eggs the birds produce rapidly grows, and they ask Numberella to help them create pictograms to show the relationship be...Read More

Star Maths
Episode 35
9 minutes 32 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5

Uncle Zak gets lost as he hurries to the launch site to say goodbye before Sam and Amber return to Earth. He radios them for the correct space coordinates. Numberella helps them interpret and send the coordinates to Uncle Zak, who arrives just in ...Read More