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The doll Isabel wants costs more than the money she has. She decides to start a car wash business to make money. But at the hardware store she learns that her supplies will cost five dollars! She thinks long and hard and comes up with a plan.

Synopsis:

The Nelly Longhair doll, the object of Isabel's desire, is on sale at Murphy's Toys for ten dollars. But Isabel has only fifty cents. Isabel decides to start a car wash business; she's sure she can make money. But at the hardware store she learns that her supplies will cost five dollars! She thinks long and hard and comes up with a plan. If five of her friends will give her one dollar each, she'll have enough. She tells her friends she'll work very hard and believes she'll be able to pay them back, plus extra. Her friends agree. Will Isabel be able pay them back and have enough left over for the Nelly doll? This clever story is sure to get kids thinking about how people invest in businesses.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807536520
Author:
Bair, Sheila
Publisher:
Albert Whitman & Company
Illustrator:
Stead, Judy
Editor:
Levine, Abby
Author:
Stead, Judy
Subject:
Moneymaking projects
Subject:
Business enterprises
Subject:
General
Subject:
Concepts - Money
Subject:
Business, Careers, Occupations
Subject:
math; money; counting; investing; business
Subject:
Math
Subject:
Money
Subject:
Counting
Subject:
Investing.
Subject:
Business
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20080301
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in
Age Level:
06-09

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"Synopsis" by , The Nelly Longhair doll, the object of Isabel's desire, is on sale at Murphy's Toys for ten dollars. But Isabel has only fifty cents. Isabel decides to start a car wash business; she's sure she can make money. But at the hardware store she learns that her supplies will cost five dollars! She thinks long and hard and comes up with a plan. If five of her friends will give her one dollar each, she'll have enough. She tells her friends she'll work very hard and believes she'll be able to pay them back, plus extra. Her friends agree. Will Isabel be able pay them back and have enough left over for the Nelly doll? This clever story is sure to get kids thinking about how people invest in businesses.
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