# 99 media results found for 'math'

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

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

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

Math skills are important for a child’s success in school and in life. Children are interested in math at an early age, and learning math starts in infancy and continues every day. Use these strategies to instill a love of math from the very begin...Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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

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