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Maths Now

Maths Now

Maths Now is a series of eight books for classes 1 to 8 based on the NCERT syllabus. The series follows an activity-oriented approach to make mathematics engaging for students through emphasizing connections between mathematics and day-to-day experiences. This series also features the balanced use of manipulatives, virtual manipulatives, abstract ideas and other interesting features to improve inherent mathematical skills of students by creating foundational interest in the subject.

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  • Class Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class 7, Class 8
  • Stage Foundational, Preparatory, Middle
  • Let’s Get Started Chapter starter in the form of a picture-based exercise
  • Mental Maths Objective-type questions to develop quick-thinking skills
  • Go Easy! Additional tips helping students to calculate quickly
  • Do You Know? Nuggets of information to add real-world context to abstract mathematical concepts
  • Common Errors Pointers highlighting common mistakes and misconceptions
  • Solved Examples Exercises with step-by-step solutions
  • Word Problems Textual questions based on real-life situations
  • Exercises In-text objective-type questions for quick review
  • Crossword and Puzzles Mathematical problems to stimulate the students’ engagement
  • Maths Lab Activity Hands-on activity to connect concepts with their practical uses in real-life situations
  • Concept Map Graphic organizer to logically represent relationships between concepts under one topic
  • Key Concepts List to concisely give an overview of concepts in each topic
  • Chapter Revision Exercises at the end of each chapter for a comprehensive review Skill Up!
  • Project Practical activities to enhance real-world application of concepts
  • Life Skills Questions to inculcate positive behaviour and add a layer of ethical thinking while solving practical mathematical questions
  • Mind Buzzer Questions to provide challenging questions relating to real-life examples
  • Teacher’s Notes Important tips related to concepts for the teacher
  • Worksheets Exercises that covers financial literacy, inferential and experiential learning
  • Reasoning Worksheet Questions to stimulate rational thinking using mathematical skills
  • Eminent Mathematicians Brief write-up on eminent mathematicians and their contributions
  • Poster Important points and formulae in the form of a pull-out page
  • Review Corner Variety of questions at the end of the book for additional practice
  • Coursebook 1-8
  • Teachers Manual 1-8
  • Collins DigiSuite 1-8
  • Multimedia eBook: Consists of animations, audio, video, slide shows, and interactive exercises
  • Print-ready Worksheets: Additional worksheets for practice and reinforcements, present in the digital support
  • Digital Flashcards: Flashcards with embedded sounds and animations for letter formation and letter-sound association
  • Animations and Songs: Animated stories and rhymes set to tune
  • Interactive Games: Interactivies to reinforce concepts in a fun and engaging manner

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