Elevator Magic

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

ISBN: 9780060267759

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Explains the concept of subtraction through a rhyming text about a descending elevator.

Animals on Board

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467163

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Ride along with trucker Jill and her dog as they add up the animals zooming by. But these are no ordinary animals, and they're bound for a surprise destination! Ride along with trucker Jill and her dog as they add up the animals passing by on other trucks. But these are no ordinary animals, and theyre bound for a surprise destination! Lively illustrations by R.W. Alley make adding truckloads of fun.

Monster Musical Chairs

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467309

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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Monster Musical Chairs Every time the music stops, one more monster is OUT! Kids won't be able to sit still for this musical introduction to subtraction at its simplest.

More Or Less

Author: Stuart J. Murphy,David T. Wenzel

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060531657

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 33

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Comparing whole numbers and understanding what's more and what's less are a big part of Eddie's strategy in guessing people's ages at the school fair. Full color.

Shark Swimathon

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 006446735X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Shark Swimathon The Ocean City Sharks have to swim 75 laps by the end of the week, and every day they figure out how many laps are left to go. Swimming and subtraction are all part of the fun!

Same Old Horse

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060557710

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Stuart J. Murphy travels all over the UnitedStates talking to thousands of kids. And you'll never believe what they talk about: MATH! Stuart shows kids that they use math every day -- to share a pizza, spend their allowance, even sort socks. Stuart writes funny stories about math -- and if you read his books, you'll start to see the fun in math, too. Same Old Horse Hankie wants to be unpredictable, but the other horses are sure he'll always be the same old Hankie. Someone's in for a surprise in this story about making predictions.

A Fair Bear Share

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467147

Category: Mathematics

Page: 40

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Blue Ribbon Blueberry Pie. If the bear cubs gather enough nuts, seeds and blueberries, Mama Bear has agreed to make her special, lip-smacking-good pie. Each time they fill their baskets, the cubs count berries, seeds and nuts by putting them in groups of tens and ones to see if they have enough for pie. Everyday activities such as sharing a meal, sorting socks and getting ready for school can be part of learning math. In the MathStart Series, everyday life is the basis for each entertaining story. Simple math concepts are embedded in each story so that young children can intuitively understand them. Adults can use the creative suggestions for activities in the back of each book to extend learning opportunities with children. Developmentally appropriate and correlated to school grade levels and the curriculum standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, MathStart can give children a head start!Blue Ribbon Blueberry Pie is the best—but do these bear cubs have enough ingredients to bake one? Regrouping their berries, nuts, and seeds by tens and ones reveals that one cub has not done her fair bear share. John Speirs's irresistible bear cubs make this lesson in regrouping one children will enjoy. Blue Ribbon Blueberry Pie is the best—but do these bear cubs have enough ingredients to bake one? Regrouping their berries, nuts, and seeds by tens and ones reveals that one cub has not done her fair bear share. John Speirs's irresistible bear cubs make this lesson in regrouping one children will enjoy.

Tally O'Malley

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060531649

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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The O'Malleys are off to the beach! But it's a long, hot, boring drive. What can Eric, Bridget, and Nell do to keep busy? Play tally games, of course -- counting up all the gray cars or green T-shirts they see. Whoever has the most marks at the end wins the game. Eric wins the first game. Bridget wins the second. It seems like poor Nell will never win a game! But Nell has the luck of the Irish on her side, and a surprise in store for her big brother and sister.

Mall Mania

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 006055777X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Shopping, counting, and a birthday present all add up to a surprise ending on Mall Mania Day! A lighthearted look at addition strategies

Coyotes All Around

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060515317

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Clever Coyote thinks it's time for lunch –– and also time to show her friends how, with some simple rounding, she can add up numbers in her head. If only she were as good at hunting as she is at math!

Ready, Set, Hop!

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467023

Category: Mathematics

Page: 40

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Frog friends, Matty and Moe, are off with a "Ready, Set, Hop!" They both made it to the rock, but who's in the lead? If Matty hopped 5 hops and Moe hopped 2 more hops than Matty, then the score is 5 to 7. But then they're off again. Any child who can add or subtract can build a simple equation, and Matty and Moe make it fun. As readers count along with Stuart J. Murphy and Jon Buller they will sharpen their problem solving skills and find out which frog is the better hopper.

Spunky Monkeys on Parade

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467279

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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Monkeys ride in 2s, tumble by 3s, and march in 4s -- and readers can count them up as the parade goes by!

Pepper's Journal

A Kitten's First Year

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Paw Prints

ISBN: 9781442052314

Category:

Page: N.A

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This diarystyle book records a young girl's most special moments with her little kitten during the course of one year, complete with cat jokes, cat stickers, a feature calendar, and more. Simultaneous.

Double the Ducks

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064462498

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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It's hard work, taking care of 5 little ducks. But when each little duck comes home with a friend -- oh, no! Now it's double the ducks and double the work. How can 1 little boy get everything done? Understanding how to double numbers helps children master both addition and multiplication. Fun, friendship, and lots of ducks make learning this essential skill both easy and entertaining.

Get Up and Go!

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 006446704X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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Sleepyheads will wish they had Sammie the dog to hurry them along in their morning routines. Read along as Sammie builds colorful time lines to keep track of passing time -- from a goodmorning snuggle to an off-to-school hug.

Probably Pistachio

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467341

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Nothing goes right for Jack all day long. He can't find his favorite sneakers, he spills milk on his math homework, and worst of all, he gets tuna fish for lunch. Will things ever get better? Readers will learn how to tell when something is certain, more likely, less likely, or impossible as Jack keeps hoping his streak of bad luck will break. Maybe, just maybe, pistachio ice cream for dessert will do the trick. But will it happen? Considering how Jack's day has been going, PROBABLY NOT!

Earth Day--Hooray!

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060001275

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Earth Day is on the way, and Ryan, Luke, and Carly have a plan. If they manage to collect and recycle 5,000 aluminum cans, they can make enough money to buy some beautiful flowers for nearby Gilroy Park. CAN they do it? Counting the cans gives Ryan, Luke, and Carly -- along with readers -- a lesson in place value. And facts about recycling throughout the story will help readers understand how important it is to take care of the earth.

Subtraction Action

Author: Loreen Leedy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780823417643

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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In the companion to Fraction Action, Miss Prime and her class use subtraction to solve problems all over the school fair. Reprint.

Lemonade for Sale

Author: Stuart J. Murphy

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0064467155

Category: Mathematics

Page: 40

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Four kids and their sidekick, Petey the parrot, run a sometimes thriving lemonade stand whose patrons include all kinds of wacky neighbors—even a juggler. They create a bar graph to track the rise and fall of their lemonade sales. Illustrator Tricia Tusa has imbued the story with her delightful sense of humor and has made understanding bar graphs a breeze.

More, Fewer, Less

Author: Tana Hoban

Publisher: Greenwillow

ISBN: 9780688156947

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Photographs illustrate groupings of objects in larger and smaller numbers.