Math Mathews & the Curse of Sylla

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Summary

Captain Mathews, famous treasure hunter and pirate, gets cursed and transformed into an octopus, while his biggest rival, Hector Beck, the well-known freebooter, is turned into a gorilla. Together, they will take up the challenges posed by the facetious divinity Sylla in order to get their human shape back… as well as their lucrative and adventurous activities !

About the episodes

The episodes are written for grades 1-3 up to the end of primary school and last approximately 4′.
They are in french language

You can see them in french in the french version of this page.

Purple tags under each episode will give you a feel for the core mathematical competencies developed in each of them.

The episodes

  1. 1 Crashing down

    • Lenghts
    • Measurements
  2. 2 Kalculas’ Court

    • Whole numbers
    • Compare and order
  3. 3 The sea-wrack

    • Addition / substration
  4. 4 Nodynuts

    • Division
  5. 5 Poulp Fiction

    • Whole numbers
  6. 6 The new star

    • Whole numbers
  7. 7 A lost child

    • Lenghts
  8. 8 The scale bridge

    • Masses
  9. 9 The caterpillar stew

    • Telling time
  10. 10 Love at first sight in the jungle

    • Substration
  11. 11 The stairs of mount Cotton

    • Multiplication
  12. 12 The Venerable of the summit

    • Whole numbers
  13. 13 The lair

    • Multiplication
  14. 14 The hanging bridge

    • Lengths
  15. 15 The attack

    • Mental arithmetics
  16. 16 The reward

    • Division
  17. 17 Trapped

    • Multiplication
    • Division
  18. 18 The great elevator

    • Time
    • duration
  19. 19 The great door

    • Fractions
  20. 20 Sylla’s sanctuary

    • Decimal numbers