NUMBER STORIES, K-8
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1. Something odd – $5
Piggy discovers odd numbers hiding in squares. Where do even numbers hide?
Content (Gr. 1-8): odd & even numbers; growing patterns; multiple representations; Grades 1-8 — 34 pages
2. Who’s the Big Bad Wolf? – $2 – special offer!
Hoodie loves math but overhears Mom say she hates it. When Wolf offers a math surprise Hoodie wonders: Will Mom approve?
Content (Gr. 1-8): math phobia; odd & even numbers; growing patterns; multiple representations — 42 pages
3. To Infinity & Beyond – $5
Rapunzel is waiting in her tower for a prince to save her. But why does she not escape when the door is unlocked?
Content (Gr. 2-8): area representations of unit fractions; growing / shrinking patterns; infinity — 31 pages
4. Add it Up! – $5
The boy who cried “Wolf!” meets Wolf in sheep’s clothing and learns neat ways of adding numbers in his head.
Content (Gr. 2-6): mental addition strategies; 2-digit numbers; expanded notation — 39 pages
5. Smart Multiplication – $5
Fox gets the grapes using smart multiplication and a little help from Crow.
Content (Gr. 3-6): 2-digit by 1-digit multiplication strategies; mental computation — 42 pages
6. Smart Division – $5
When the Queen’s mirror can’t decide whether her division method is the fairest of all, the Queen hosts a Division Festival.
Content (Gr. 3-8): alternative methods of division — 41 pages
- Number (#1-6)
- Pattern & Algebra (#7-12)
- Measurement & geometry (#13-18)
- Data & probability (#19-20)
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