Jack the Builder

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060557751
Release Date: 2006-02-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Jack stacks up blocks high. Two make a robot, five make a boat, and fifteen make...whatever you can imagine! Math becomes child's play as young readers are introduced to the skill of counting on, a first step toward mastering addition.

Jack the Builder

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher:
ISBN: 1415651671
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Blocks (Toys)

A story about blocks and building introduces counting.

Just Enough Carrots

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467117
Release Date: 1997-08-16
Genre: Mathematics

Elephants, rabbits, and birds shop in this funny grocery store. Can you guess what the little rabbit wants more of? Munchy, crunchy carrots, of course! And fewer of? Squirmy worms and chewy peanuts (yuck!). So why is his mother buying all those cans of worms?

3 Little Firefighters

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060001186
Release Date: 2003-08-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Three young firefighters must find matching sets of buttons to complete their costumes for a parade, but should they sort them by shape, color, or size?

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!

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.

Missing Mittens

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467339
Release Date: 2000-12-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Missing Mittens Every animal on Farmer Bill's farm is missing one mitten. Readers can investigate odd and even numbers as they unravel this mitten mystery!

Henry the Fourth

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467193
Release Date: 1998-12-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Welcome to neighborhood dog show! First Maxie speaks. Second Baxter begs. Third Daisy rolls over, but will Henry the fourth steal the show? Learning ordinals with this pack of playful pooches will have readers sitting up and begging for more.

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.

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.

Leaping Lizards

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060001308
Release Date: 2005-08-23
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A lively story, vivid artwork, and fifty talented lizards will help young readers master the skill of counting by fives and tens as groups of late lizards show up just before the curtain goes up on their live performance. Simultaneous.

Every Buddy Counts

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467087
Release Date: 1997-01-03
Genre: Mathematics

You can start with one little hamster and keep counting past six slinky fish, eight favorite playmates, and more -- all the way up to ten cuddly teddy bears. With buddies, counting is fun!

Bug Dance

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064462525
Release Date: 2001-12-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The bugs in Coach Caterpillar′s gym class are learning a new dance. But Centipede can′t do it! If he can′t learn the directions left, right, forward and backward, this class will be one big FLOP!

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.

Rabbit s Pajama Party

Author: Stuart J. Murphy
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064467223
Release Date: 1999-08-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

At Rabbit's pajama party everyone is eating pizza, telling scary stories, and curling up in their sleeping bags. And what these friends do first, next, and last demonstrates the math concepts of sequencing -- the logical order of events.