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.

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.

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.

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!

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.

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!

Get Up and Go

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467049
Release Date: 1996-07-19
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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.

More Or Less

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060531652
Release Date: 2005-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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.

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: 9780060557706
Release Date: 2005-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Since Hankie is so predictable, the other horses tease him, so Hankie decides to prove that he can be as unpredictable as anybody, in a story that shows how to make predictions--an important element of logical thinking. Simultaneous.

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!

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.

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?

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.

Mighty Maddie

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060531591
Release Date: 2004-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

As Maddie cleans up her room, she learns how to compare the weights of various objects.