For Canadian homeschooling families

Life of Fred Elementary Series: Goldfish Belongs to series: Life of Fred Elementary Series

Author: Stan Schmidt

Publisher: Life of Fred

Item #: G326

Pages: 128

Class: Hardcover

Price: $22.95

This book covers beginning mathematics including . . .

Drawing Things to Scale
Digits in a Number
the Whole Point of Math
Definition of an Acre
Meters vs. Yards
Kilograms vs. Pounds
Area of a Rectangle
Cubic Feet into Gallons
Gallons of Water into Pounds
Multiplying by Ten, Hundred, and Thousand
One Ton = 2000 lbs.
Decimal Point
Estimating Sums
Practicing the Metric System with Dental Floss
Bar Graphs
and much more . . .

Unlike all other math programs, this one also teaches about:
- Tulip Mania
- Similes
- Being Pardoned Before Being Tried in 1974
- What Is Rarely on a Doll's Christmas List
- Don't Wave Your Money Around
- the Advanced Form of the Game of Which of These Is Not Like the Others
- Keeping Your Word
- Picking Your Friends and Your Spouse
- a Crocodile Smile
- What to Remember If You Smoke
- Comparative Forms of Adjectives
- Superlative Forms of Adjectives
- a Waning Moon
- People's Life Goals Are Different than Fish's Life Goals
- What Gets Venerated
- Four Countries That Are Nations of Immigrants
- How to Deal with a Duck Who Never Tells the Truth
- Lacrimal Glands
- Living in a City vs. Living in the Country
- Volume of a Fish Tank
- Anthropomorphizing Fish
- Plastic Aquarium Plants Don't Die
- Drawbacks to 180-gallon Fish Tanks
- Physical Work vs. Mental Work
- Tragedy of the Commons
- A Fish in a Tank vs. Coalback in Jail
- Talking to Your Goldfish
- Kingie's Favorite Composers
- Purchasing Foreign Products
- Protein and Calcium for Growth

The answers are included in the textbook.