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Dynamic illustrations and appealing words combine to introduce beginning math concepts and reinforce visual literacy. "An unusually stimulating counting book that holds appeal for a wide spectrum of ages."—Publishers Weekly

If each orange has 8 slices and each slice has 2 seeds, then how many seeds are there in all? You'll have fun multiplying, adding, and counting your way through the math puzzles hiding in the world all around you. Features clear and colorful illustrations by Donald Crews, the award-winning creator of Freight Train and Truck, among other honored titles. "The vibrant style of Crews's gouache artwork is well matched to this exceptional introduction to mathematics."—School Library Journal

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Synopsis:

This original counting book uses familiar objects to introduce beginning math concepts and reinforce visual literacy. Dynamic illustrations combine with simple yet challenging questions to stimulate young learners to move beyond simple counting to more complex mathematical tasks. Full color.

Synopsis:

If each orange has 8 slices and each slice has 2 seeds, how many seeds are there in all? You;ll have fun wether you multiply, add or count your way through the math puzzles hiding in the world all around you.

In this companion volume to How Many Snails?, dynamic illustrations and appealing words combine to introduce beginning math concepts and reinforce visual literacy. "An unusually stimulating counting book that holds appeal for a wide spectrum of ages....Crew's typically bold, uncluttered pictures make counting easy for the smallest fingers."--Publishers Weekly.

"The vibrant style of Crew's gouache artwork is well matched to this exceptional introduction to mathematics." — School Library Journal

About the Author

Paul Giganti, Jr., teaches mathematics to teachers at the University of California at Berkeley. He is himself a graduate of UC Berkeley, with a degree in mathematics, and he taught in the public schools for fifteen years. He lives with his family in Albany, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780688104283
Author:
Crews, Donald
Author:
Crews, Donald
Author:
by Paul Giganti and Donald Crews
Author:
Giganti, Paul
Author:
Giganti, Jr., Paul
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Counting books
Subject:
Addition
Subject:
Counting
Subject:
Concepts - Counting
Subject:
Concepts - Counting & Numbers
Subject:
Concepts - General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
19920327
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from PreS to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.38x10.20x.32 in. .68 lbs.
Age Level:
03-08

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Product details 32 pages Greenwillow Books - English 9780688104283 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This original counting book uses familiar objects to introduce beginning math concepts and reinforce visual literacy. Dynamic illustrations combine with simple yet challenging questions to stimulate young learners to move beyond simple counting to more complex mathematical tasks. Full color.
"Synopsis" by , If each orange has 8 slices and each slice has 2 seeds, how many seeds are there in all? You;ll have fun wether you multiply, add or count your way through the math puzzles hiding in the world all around you.

In this companion volume to How Many Snails?, dynamic illustrations and appealing words combine to introduce beginning math concepts and reinforce visual literacy. "An unusually stimulating counting book that holds appeal for a wide spectrum of ages....Crew's typically bold, uncluttered pictures make counting easy for the smallest fingers."--Publishers Weekly.

"The vibrant style of Crew's gouache artwork is well matched to this exceptional introduction to mathematics." — School Library Journal

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