Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. Successful problem solvers will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The games and puzzles in this workbook are designed to help children enjoy practicing their math skills. Best of all, they ll have lots of fun doing it! Here s a peek at what s inside: Pipe DownOne equation leads down a pipe to another, and students need to follow the numbers draining down the pipes by multiplying and dividing decimals and fractions to get to the bottom. Secret MeetingProfessor Wormhole, a genius scientist, wants to meet in a secret location. Students must substitute numbers for letters using a code and multiplication skills to find the secret meeting place.Semaphore SignalsStudents decipher messages where flags represent letters of the alphabet, using acute, obtuse, and right angles as clues to decode a message.Awesome AvatarsA new video game lets you design your character before you start playing. With choices such as skin color, hairstyles, outfits, and shoes, students determine how many characters can be designed.Plus!Game PiecesThe workbook includes fraction cards and shape-builder pieces for students to cut out and use with the games and puzzles.Give your child s confidence in math a boost with 5"th Grade Math Games & Puzzles.""