Math at the train station by Tracey Steffora

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Published by Capstone Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Railroad stations,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mathematics

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementTracey Steffora
SeriesMath on the job
LC ClassificationsTF148 .S833 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25316363M
ISBN 109781432971540, 9781432971618
LC Control Number2012013379

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Math at the Train Station (Math on the Job) Paperback – January 1, by Tracey Steffora (Author)4/5(2). Summary: This book looks at math at the train station, and includes chapters on counting, measuring, telling time, and shapes. The final page of each chapter ends with a relevant math teaser question for the reader, so they can put their own math skills into practice.

Get this from a library. Math at the train station. [Tracey Steffora] -- Explores the differents ways that math is used at the train station. Students in the math stations are engaged in a variety of tasks. At some of the stations they are using materials the teacher included in the previous 4 Two children work at a math station using connecting cubes and task cards to make an ABC pattern.

An “I Can” list made with the class helps students remember what to do at this station on. This book includes a collection of station-based activities to provide students with opportunities to practice and apply the mathematical skills and concepts they are learning.

It contains sets of. Independent Station Low ability Students complete workbook pages practicing addition with renaming using a place value chart and place value discs. Consider the following GRE math problem: “At AM train A left the station and an hour later train B left the same station on a parallel track.

If train A traveled at a constant speed of 60 miles per hour and train B at 80 miles per hour, then at what time did train B pass train A?”.

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Centers are areas in the classroom where students refine a skill or extend a concept. At the same time, a freight train left station B towards station A with the speed of 36 km/hr. They met at station C at 12 pm, and by that time the express train stopped at at intermediate station for 10 min and the freight train stopped for 5 min.

Find: Math at the train station book The distance between stations C and B. b) The time when the freight train left station B. All Aboard the Read-Aloud Train Reread the book several times so the class will become familiar with the repetitive text and the concept of opposites.

Encourage them to identify the opposite concepts presented in the book. Read the first page spread and have a child read the accompanying page to identify the opposite concept presented.

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Since Train B is moving 60 mph, it will look as if it's approaching faster than if it were sitting still in the station - a lot faster than the trees and houses appear to be moving. The relative speed of the two trains is the sum of the speeds they are traveling. When Train #2 begins to travel, Train #1 has already traveled miles away from Town A (See table above.).

If we write our equation for Train #1 as d = 60x +now both this equation and the equation that we have for Train #2 refer to the distance each train is away from Town A, starting at 7AM (the first time that BOTH trains are traveling).

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