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Let your child’s passion for horses motivate their academic learning. Kids apply their math skills to the real-world of horses as they learn about conformation, how to calculate a horse’s heart rate, make purchases at the tack store, and more. Math is at the grade 4 & 5 level, the horse information is for all ages.
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Section 1 of the Horse Lover’s Math Level 2 Workbook is here! Kids learn about the coding systems used by the Bureau of Land Management and National Park Service to manage herds of some of America’s wild horses.
Section 2 of the Horse Lover’s Math Level 2 Workbook is here! Tack stores are great places for kids to experience the importance of measurement and understanding money. Kids learn the real world skill of how to properly measure a horse for a blanket, girth/cinch and stirrups. Images from a tack store show how much these items cost. Kids are asked to make purchases testing their understanding of money and making change. With Horse Lover’s Math, doing math results in greater knowledge of the real world of horses. Kids won’t ask why do I have to know this? They’ll want to know!
Many horse crazy kids dream of someday having a farm of their own. They may not realize how much math will be required to operate their own stable successfully. This math worksheet will not only inform them of some fence building basics, it will show them how important math is in the real world of horses!
This math worksheet takes a look at basic horse breed genetics. Fractions are used to describe a horse’s pedigree. Kids are introduced to the concepts of ‘half Arab’ and ‘half Thoroughbred’ and what this means. Real-world math for horse crazy kids!
Here’s a math array worksheet like no other. The world record for largest horse dressage is sixty horses; thirty white, and thirty black. How many different ways can they be grouped together as they move around the arena? What better way to find the answer than by using math arrays?
A trip to the tack store is a great opportunity for kids to apply their understanding of money, price comparison and making change. Calculating unit price determines which saddle soap is the best buy. An elementary math worksheet for horse crazy kids!
Kids look at two top equestrian and horse themed international events. One occurs every four years, the other occurs every twelve years. They write the pattern rules for both these events, extend the patterns, then determine in which years the patterns overlap! Math at the grade 4, 5 level. Horse information for all ages.
North America’s biggest thoroughbred auction takes place each year in Kentucky. High quality thoroughbred horses cost a lot of money. Is there a better way for horse crazy kids to apply their understanding of place value than at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale? Four pages of whole numbers and place value in the real world at the grade 4 and 5 level. Answers included.
Miniature horse pulling competitions are a great way for kids to apply their understanding of measurement and math operations. Word problems from the real-world of horses are sure to engage horse crazy kids. Measures and answers are given in both imperial and metric systems.
Kids follow along as artist Robert Glen designs and creates the Mustangs of Las Colinas sculpture. Proportion and ratio in art. The beauty of horses captured and expressed using an understanding of math. Great STEAM worksheet for budding artists and kids with a passion for horses.