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?

Captain Invincible and the Space Shapes

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 061359231X
Release Date: 2001-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

While piloting his spaceship through the skies, Captain Invincible encounters three-dimensional shapes, including cubes, cylinders, and pyramids.

Captain Invincible and the Space Shapes

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0060280220
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?

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.

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.

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!

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!

Bigger Better Best

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher:
ISBN: 1442007664
Release Date: 2009-04-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In their family's new house, Jenny, Jeff, and Jill use a simple geometry concept to calculate area and prove, once and for all, whose room is bigger.

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.

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.

Circus Shapes

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467131
Release Date: 1997-12-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

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 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!

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.

Shapes That Roll

Author: Karen Nagel
Publisher:
ISBN: 1934706817
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Illustrations and rhyming text introduce young readers to the many different shapes found in the world around them.

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.

Jump Kangaroo Jump

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467216
Release Date: 1998-12-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Kangaroo is back! In this story he and his friends at camp divide into halves, thirds, and fourths to form teams at field day. Readers will cheer on this rowdy crew of Australian animals as they swim, canoe, play tug-of-war, and have a good, goofy time.