Math Doesn't Suck: Surviving Middle School MathDo you dread doing math homework? Panic at the thought of a pop quiz? Or are you just bored to death by the subject? Don't sweat ithelp is here! In this runaway bestseller, actress and mathematician Danica McKellar (The Wonder Years, The West Wing) proves that math can be easy, relevant, and even glamorous, and gives you the tools to ace your next test.With Danica as personal tutor and coach, even the most mathphobic student will finally .
Hot X: Algebra Exposed (Ages 1215) Hot X: Algebra Exposed puts mathphobic students at ease, showing anyone how to become confident and totally "get" topics like square roots, polynomials, quadratic equations, word problems, and more. Each chapter features:

Kiss My Math: Showing PreAlgebra who's the BossStepping up not only the math but the sass and style, McKellar helps mathphobic teenagers moving up into high school chill out and finally "get" negative numbers, variables, absolute values, exponents, and more. McKellar uses personality quizzes, reader polls, reallife testimonials, and stories from her own lifein addition to clear instruction, helpful tips, and practice problemsrevealing why prealgebra is easier, more relevant, and more glamorous than girls think.
Girls Get Curves  Geometry Takes Shape (Ages1416)Geometry is a whole new way of thinking, so if you're feeling confused, don't be too hard on yourself, okay? For most people, it takes tons of practice to even start to feel comfortable with geometry. See, unlike algebra, there aren't "set" ways to do things, and sometimes each problem can seem like a whole new topic! We often have to be creative and think outside the box.
