It is just a few minutes to kick off in what promises to be the biggest day in the life of two young sports fans, Andrew and Simon. Their team is just about to take to the pitch in a World Cup Final. But the true adventure starts when Andrew bets Simon that before the end of the match, he can prove that 'behind every ball played, every corner taken, every goal kicked, lies mathematics of some sort or another.'
Simon's cause is further complicated by the arrival of Mandy, a part time football fan and full time math expert.
Join our friends as they discover how...
Designed with a close eye to National Council of Teacher of Mathematics Principles and Standards, and with a strong mix of entertainment and information, Math and Soccer is suitable for Grades 5-8 and is sure to provide a wonderful addition to any math curriculum.
Math and Soccer comes with a set of teacher worksheets and a 'Stats Pack' full of Soccer facts and figures making it an ideal springboard for follow on activities and projects.
The cost is $44.95 plus $5.00 shipping.