2016 Award Winning Titles – Tip Sheets for Educators

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Featured Titles, News, Resources | No Comments

MSRI and First Book are pleased to announce the creation of two new tip sheets, for 2016 winning titles! These sheets are designed for educators, parents, after-school caregivers, and others who read books with children. Each tip sheet includes discussion and activity prompts, written for adults without professional mathematics training. Enjoy, and let us know your experiences on #mathicalbooks!

Grades K-2

Download PDF: Max’s Math (Kate Banks and Boris Kulikov)

Grades 3-5

Download PDF: Secret Coders (Gene Luen Yang and Mike Holmes)

Enjoyed these tip sheets? You can find a complete—and growing!—set of Mathical educator tip sheets on the Mathical Books website.


Educator tip sheets for the Mathical Book Prize are created by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) and First Book. They are available for free download on the Mathical Books website, as well as on the First Book Marketplace.