Gary Robert Muschla and Judith A. Muschla

An Observation: The importance of mathematics has long been recognized. Some 200 years ago, Nicolai Lobachevsky, a Russian mathematics professor, noted "There is no branch of mathematics which may not be applied to the real world."

Hands-on Math Projects with Real-Life Applications, Grades 3-5

The 40 projects in this resource emphasize problem solving, critical thinking, and cooperative learning, as well as the application of math skills and concepts. The projects show how math is used in other areas, including science, social studies, language arts, art, recreation, and life skills. The projects are easily implemented, stand alone, and can be used with students of various grades and abilities. (Published by Jossey-Bass, 2009)

Selected Works

For Math Teachers
The second edition of this resource contains 150 activities that support algebra in the Common Core Math Standards. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin
This resource contains more than 100 activities that support the Common Core for grades 3-5. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin.
The second edition of this resource contains 662 problems, many aligned with the Common Core Math Standards. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin
This resource contains over 100 activities directly linked to the Math Standards for grades 6-8. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin.
The second edition of this resource contains 60 projects designed to help students apply math concepts and skills to solving a wide variety of problems across the curriculum. Written by Gary and Judy.
The projects in this book cover concepts and skills that show the application of math in various subject areas. Written by Gary and Judy.
For Writing Teachers
The second edition of this book contains thoroughly updated material. Written by Gary.
The second edition of this resource is a valuable tool for writing teachers of grades 5-12. Written by Gary.

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