A selection of some fun maths books for the younger reader available from Amazon. Most with five stars.
Maths Adventure, Kjartan Poskitt, age: 6+
An interactive, narrative approach to maths, supplements what children aged 6+ learn at school. Lift the flaps and practise your maths skills solving puzzles and answer fun questions about shapes, time, money, measurements, adding, subtracting, directions and much more!Great feedback from my grand-son, Henry.
The Secrets of Sums, Kjartan Poskitt, age 6-8, ✶✶✶✶✶
A bold and funky book to help children discover why numbers are nifty and arithmetic is amazing. Children can learn all about prime suspects, diabolical division, sneaky signs and much more with simple explanations and hilarious characters to guide them through. Valid for new primary national curriculum (2016).[Adding, subtracting, Multiplying, (long and grid methods), Dividing (with long), Fractions, Decimals ]
Brain Bending Basics, Kjartan Poskitt, age 8-10, ✶✶✶✶
Professor Fiendish and the other Murderous Maths characters present a broad mixture of facts and tricks showing off the fun side of maths. Valid for the new primary curriculum (2016).[The mad people who invented maths, Mobius strips, how time works, domino puzzles, dangerous cakes, when calculators are rubbish, one-sided paper, strange days, little numbers with superpowers and speed!]
The Magic of Maths , Kjartan Poskitt, age 8-10 ✶✶✶✶
Amaze your friends with a wide mix of tricks, illusions and games you can't lose! Start with the easy ones and work up to being a maths wizard! Valid for the new primary curriculum (2016).[Beat the calculator, card and coin tricks, think of a Number, magic squares, Flexagons]
All Shapes and Sizes, Kjartan Poskitt, age 8-10, ✶✶✶✶✶
Full of facts, tricks and tips to help children discover geometry. Why shapes are super and measurements are magic! Tricky triangles, vicious circles, spangled angles. Valid for new primary national curriculum (2016).[Shapes: △, □, ○, π; line, area, volume; solids and their nets, ellipses and orbits, perfect shapes]
The Most Epic Book of Maths Ever, Kjartan Poskitt, age 8-10, ✶✶✶✶
The Most Epic Book of Maths Ever: Join the cast of crazy characters in the big full-colour book. Discover how rabbits control the universe using the Fibonacci series, how to make birthdays last twice as long, how the number 1 starts fights, solve a 2000 year old murder mystery - and watch out for the freaky inside-out room! You'll even learn how to draw a perfect egg and play 4 dimensional noughts and crosses!