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Inspired Maths for ICSE Schools-Class 5
K Alamelu
Price : ₹ 408.00  
ISBN : 9789386689528
Language : English
Pages : 260
Binding : Paperback
Book Size : 216 x 280 mm
Year : 2017
Series : Inspired Maths
Territorial Rights : World
Imprint : No Image
Catalogues : School Educational Books
About the Book

Inspired Maths is a series of 10 books, Primers to 8, which caters to the New CISCE curriculum and closely follows the syllabus both in intent and content. These bright, colourful and child-friendly books focus on developing mathematical skills and 21st century skills while providing students with an enjoyable learning experience. A rich array of Activities ensures a thorough conceptual understanding.

Books Primers–5:

  • Are gently graded to ensure a thorough understanding of basic concepts before proceedingto more complex ones
  • Follow an activity-based approach, as specified by the syllabus, with multiple activities in each chapter providing concrete experience to build concepts and skills
  • Encourage the use of teaching aids like the unifix cubes and the geoboard. These provide plenty of opportunity for students to enjoy hands-on learning
  • Cover the new topics in the syllabus, such as estimation, patterns, tangrams, tessellations, mirror and rotational symmetry, different views of 3D objects, maps and negative numbers in depth
  • Follow the syllabus and place considerable emphasis on linking maths to the students’ environment thus enabling them to solve real-life problems
  • Include special sections titled, WORKOUT 1Understand and Calculate that help master concepts and develop calculation skills, and WORKOUT 2Think and Apply that focus on the development of higher order skills like problem solving, critical thinking and making cross curricular connections
Contributors (Author(s), Editor(s), Translator(s), Illustrator(s) etc.)

  • K Alamelu (1 – 5) is Director, Bharti Vidyalaya Senior Secondary School, Chennai. 
  • Saroja Sundararajan (6 – 8) is the former director of Teacher’s Centre of Sprindales School, New Delhi. She is an extremely versatile person with great passion for teaching mathematics using innovative methods. She is an expert teacher trainer with a vast teaching experience in teaching mathematics at school level.