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Life of Fred: Edgewood

Life of Fred - Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt

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  • Grades: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade
  • Subjects: Math
  • Product Type: Book
  • Shipping Time: Products from this seller ship within 2-3 days

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Product Description

The fifith book in the Life of Fred Elementary Math book series! Join Fred Gauss, a child prodigy teaching at Kittens University, as he teaches your students geometry, graphs, algebra, telling time, and much more.

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Who is it for?

  • Second grade

What is included?

  • 128 pages of fun stories to make students love math!

Subjects covered:

  • Trapezoids
  • Concurrent lines
  • Solving 2x = 5
  • Matrices
  • A quarter of an hour
  • Functions
  • Bar graphs
  • Median

Why buy?

Teachers and parents know that students love Life of Fred. Instead of the usual "drill and kill" approach, these books tell entertaining stories that kids will remember forever. Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt, the author of Life of Fred, developed this approach through decades of teaching mathematics in high school and college. Never again will students ask, "When are we ever going to use this stuff?"


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    Nothing Like it!
    Aug 06, 2017

    My daughter loves math again! What more can I say!

    Vickie P - Parent
    We love Life of Fred!
    Aug 02, 2017

    My daughter has been working through the books. We love how she is learning math, but also learning facts about a wide range of other topics. And, I think the lack of repetition problems is fabulous. If I see that she is struggling with a concept, I can just give her extra problems.

    J M - Parent
    Jul 29, 2017

    My grandson has started reading the series. He enjoys the silly stories and is learning math. I have been adding to his Life of Fred library.

    Brenda B - Homeschooler
    Love Fred!
    Jul 28, 2017

    Life of Fred makes math enjoyable for my boys!

    Stephanie C
    Life of fred
    Jul 26, 2017

    My kids love life of Fred and it makes learning math fun!


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Life of Fred - Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt

The Life of Fred contains fun stories about a child prodigy math genius your students can follow along as he gives real-world examples of everything from math to language arts. In the Life of Fred Elementary Math Series, your students will learn everything from telling time, division, beginning algebra, and more!


You can purchase one book at a time or the entire set at a discounted price! Order more as their skills progress such as the Life of Fred Intermediate Series that incorporate biology, physics, and economics using pre-algebra formulas.


The stories carry on through the exercises, and many of the books have a series of quizzes that bridge them to the next chapter. Some books have all the problem solutions in them, while others have separate answer keys or companions.

Written by Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt, these affordable books were designed to keep your students engaged in math while also following along a storyline. Perfect for independent study, each unit teaches concepts that can be applied using real-world examples. Find out more by reading this blog post!


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