Animals on Board

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467162
Release Date: 1998-08-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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.

Elevator Magic

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher:
ISBN: 1442006684
Release Date: 2009-04-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

When the elevator goes down, the subtraction starts and so does the magic. Ben sees crazy things everytime the door opens. Ride along as he subtracts his way down to the lobby, and decide for yourself if it's elevator magic.

More or Less

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060531676
Release Date: 2005-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Is your age more than 5? Is it less than 10? Eddie's got to guess. And he doesn't want to be wrong! Eddie has a booth at the school fair, guessing people's ages. He hasn't guessed wrong yet, but if he does, he gets dunked. Can Eddie keep guessing right -- and keep from getting wet? Comparing whole numbers and understanding what's more and what's less are a big part of Eddie's strategy, and an important math skill for young readers to learn.

A Fair Bear Share

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467148
Release Date: 1997-12-17
Genre: Mathematics

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.

Coyotes All Around

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060515317
Release Date: 2003-08-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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!

Let s Fly a Kite

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467377
Release Date: 2000-08-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Let's Fly a Kite When Bob and Hannah split something, the two pieces had better be symmetrical--exactly the same. BUt to fly their kite, they'll have to learn something new--cooperation!

Mall Mania

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060557775
Release Date: 2006-02-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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

Same Old Horse

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060557713
Release Date: 2005-08-23
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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.

Shark Swimathon

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467353
Release Date: 2000-12-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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!

Double the Ducks

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064462495
Release Date: 2002-12-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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.

Monster Musical Chairs

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467308
Release Date: 2000-08-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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.

What s New at the Zoo

Author: Suzanne Slade
Publisher: Sylvan Dell Publishing
ISBN: 9781607180586
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Travel through the zoo and learn about zoo animals through rhyme. Count up all of the animals you have seen. Includes section "For Creative Minds" with cards and activities.

Spunky Monkeys on Parade

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467278
Release Date: 1999-08-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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

Captain Invincible and the Space Shapes

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467315
Release Date: 2001-08-21
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Captain Invincible and his intrepid space-dog, Comet, are on a perilous journey back to Earth! Throughout their mission, the fearless captain and his canine sidekick encounter asteroids, poisonous gas, and alien beings. But will their knowledge of three-dimensional shapes, including cubes, cones, and pyramids, help our heroes navigate past these obstacles -- and make it safely home?

Pepper s Journal

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442052317
Release Date: 2009-05-21
Genre:

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.