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Life of Fred Elementary Math Series

Life of Fred - Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt

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Product Name Price Qty
Life of Fred: Apples
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Butterflies
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Cats
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Dogs
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Edgewood
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Farming
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Goldfish
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Honey
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Ice Cream
$16.00
$14.99
Life of Fred: Jelly Beans
$16.00
$14.99
Categories: Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, Math
Product Type: Book

Product Description

Pick whichever books you want from the Life of Fred Elementary Math series! Join Fred Gauss, a child genius teaching at Kittens University, as guides your students through addition, subtraction, geometry, multiplication, functions, and much more!

Who is it for?

  • Kindergarten through Fourth Grade

What is included?

Each hardcover book includes 128 pages of fun stories that get kids excited about math. Click on a book title for more information:

  • Apples: Kindergarten. Addition, subtraction, shapes, telling time. (Sample)
  • Butterflies: Kindergarten. Telling time, measurements, lines (Sample)
  • Cats: 1st Grade. Right angles, one quarter, one meter (Sample)
  • Dogs: 1st Grade. Rectangles, bar graphs, counting dimes, one million and one billion (Sample)
  • Edgewood: 2nd Grade. Trapezoids, concurrent lines, functions (Sample)
  • Farming: 2nd Grade. Adding to 16, percents, median (Sample)
  • Goldfish: 3rd Grade. Decimal point, bar graphs, the metric system (Sample)
  • Honey: 3rd Grade. Feet and yards, functions, exponents (Sample)
  • Ice Cream: 4th Grade. Ounces and pounds, estimating using graphs, algebra (Sample)
  • Jelly Beans: 4th Grade. Median and mean, intersection of sets, prime numbers (Sample)

Why buy?

Parents and teachers love Life of Fred because it actually keeps children engaged in math. Instead of the usual "drill and kill" approach, Fred uses entertaining stories that students remember forever. The author, Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt, developed this method through years of teaching in high school and college. Your children will never ask, "When are we ever going to use this stuff?"

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    Great add on to our curriculum!
    Jun 08, 2017

    This review is for Life of Fred Elementary Math Book Series
    I can't wait to incorporate these books into our math for extra review. I have heard such amazing things!

    Nicole B - Member Since May 2017
    Customers love Life of Fred
    Jun 07, 2017

    This review is for Life of Fred Elementary Math Book Series
    I own a homeschool curriculum rental business, Yellow House Book Rental. Life of Fred is my best selling product. Although LOF was not around when my children were being homeschooled, I think they would have loved it!

    Michelle O - Seller on Educents - Member Since November 2013
    Great Books!
    Jun 06, 2017

    This review is for Life of Fred Elementary Math Book Series
    My son loves these books, and so do I! He's always sad when we are finished with them each day and asks to keep going :) I'm so happy I purchased them for him!!

    Rebecca P - Member Since May 2017
    Life of Fred is AMAZING!
    May 15, 2017

    This review is for Life of Fred Elementary Math Book Series
    I just purchansed the complete set of Life with Fred Elementary Math books. My 6 year old grandson was in a Montessori school for kindergarten and most of first grade. Due to a major move he is now living close to me. It was decided that I would homeschool him at least through second grade. He loved his school, but had grown to have a huge dislike of math. We started with Apples and in 9 days he completed the entire book (2 chapters a day). He even schooled on Saturday and Sunday and after chapters said, "I love math! It is my favorite!" We are now half way through Butterflies and he is still in love with math! At first he insisted that I read the entire chapter to him, but that has changed also. I am so impressed with Dr. Stanley's books and the impact it has made on my grandson!

    Christy C - Superhero - Member Since April 2017
    Life of Fred is amazing!
    May 03, 2017

    This review is for Life of Fred Elementary Math Book Series
    My 3 boys are devouring this series! They are such quirky, but effective books. I never would have picked one up, because the art is "tacky" and the books have no color inside, but Fred's reputation precedes him. I had to know what it was about. Now I see how the illustrations are perfect - my kids laugh and laugh through math.

    Amy C - Homeschooler - Member Since March 2017

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Life of Fred - Dr. Stanley F. Schmidt
1520 Reviews

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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