This is Not a Maths Book

A Smart Art Activity Book

This is Not a Maths Book
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Format: Paperback / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782402053
Publisher: Ivy Kids
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Description

Amazing art projects that will keep kids busy for hours!
 
With the fun and creative drawing activities in This is Not a Maths Book, you’ll be able to make your very own designs to amaze your family and friends. The projects are explained with diagrams and step-by-step instructions, making them simple and fun to complete. As you sketch, you’ll discover the amazing maths principles in each challenge that makes it work. Each page has lots of space to draw, and there’s a section of graph paper at the back of the book so that you can keep on creating!
 
You’ll discover how to make:
  • Your own optical illusions
  • Perfect circles
  • Parabolic curves
  • Mandalas
  • Tiled patterns
  • Fractals
  • Snowflakes
  • Stomachion puzzles
  • Tessellations
  • Loop-de-loops
  • Golden spirals
  • Square-tangles
  • Sketches on a slant
  • 3-D webs
  • Impossible triangles
 
Get ready to find out how art can be maths, and maths can be art! But remember – this is absolutely NOT a maths book.
 
Or is it…?
 
Winner of a British Book Design and Production Award 2015, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Category
 
Winner of the ALCS Educational Writers Award, 2016
 

The author

Anna Weltman is an author and math teacher, with a passion for showing kids how math is present in the world all around us. She is co-founder of Math Munch, an online resource that provides a digest of mathematics for children and parents. The award-winning This is Not a Maths Book, written by Anna, was published by Ivy Kids in 2015.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782402053
Illustrations: Illustrated in colour throughout
Size: 8.465 in x 11.024 in / 215 mm x 280 mm
Published:

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