Sir Cumference and All the King's Tens

Sir Cumference and All the King's Tens
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Triangle Interactive, Inc.
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2018-03-29
  • ISBN : 9781684446667

Sir Cumference and All the King's Tens Book Review:

Read Along or Enhanced eBook: A clever introduction to place value. Sir Cumference and Lady Di planned a surprise birthday party for King Arthur, but they didn’t expect so many guests to show up. How many lunches will they need? And with more guests arriving by the minute, what about dinner? Sir Cumference and Lady Di have to figure out a quick way to count the guests to bring order to the party. Sir Cumference and his friends have been entertaining young and old alike for years as they introduce important math concepts with clarity and humor.

Sir Cumference and the First Round Table

Sir Cumference and the First Round Table
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2013-01-07
  • ISBN : 9781607345572

Sir Cumference and the First Round Table Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference, Lady Di of Ameter, and their son Radius for wordplay, puns, and problem solving in this geometry-packed math adventure. King Arthur was a good ruler, but now he needs a good ruler. What would you do if the neighboring kingdom were threatening war? Naturally, you'd call your strongest and bravest knights together to come up with a solution. But when your conference table causes more problems than the threat of your enemy, you need expert help. Enter Sir Cumference, his wife Lady Di of Ameter, and their son Radius. With the help of the carpenter, Geo of Metry, this sharp-minded team designs the perfect table conducive to discussing the perfect plan for peace. The first in Sir Cumference series, Sir Cumference and the First Round Table makes math fun and accessible for everyone.

Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland

Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2013-01-07
  • ISBN : 9781607345589

Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference, Lady Di of Ameter, and their son Radius for wordplay, puns, and problem solving in this angle-packed math adventure. In the third installment of the beloved Sir Cumference series, Radius must prove himself on his quest for knighthood by rescuing a king. Sent off with the family medallion for luck, Radius dodges dangers and dragons. The ultimate challenge lies in a mysterious castle with a maze of many angles.

Sir Cumference and the Viking's Map

Sir Cumference and the Viking's Map
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2013-11-14
  • ISBN : 9781607345619

Sir Cumference and the Viking's Map Book Review:

For fans of the Sir Cumference series with coordinate geometry on their mind, here is the seventh installment in this fun look at math and language. While riding through the forests of Angleland, cousins Per and Radius realize they are lost and are desperate for a map to guide them home. Soon they come across a mysterious house in the hills. Inside they find a map to a treasure belonging to Xaxon Yellowbearyd, the fiercest Viking warrior of his time. Per and Radius must decode the strange numbered grid on the map, while trying to steer clear of the pack of bungling bandits who are on their tail. Will they find the treasure in time? Cindy Neuschwander delivers yet another intriguing math adventure featuring the well-known characters of Angleland. Readers will enjoy following Per and Radius in their quest while learning how coordinate geometry relates to everyday life. Wayne Geehan’s beautiful illustrations offer a bit of comic relief, while also clearly demonstrating the concepts explored in the story.

Sir Cumference and the Isle of Immeter

Sir Cumference and the Isle of Immeter
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2013-01-07
  • ISBN : 9781607345596

Sir Cumference and the Isle of Immeter Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference and the gang for more wordplay, puns, and problem solving in the clever math adventure that introduces readers to the concepts of area and perimeters. When young Per visits her uncle Sir Cumference and his family, she learns how to play the game, "Inners and Edges." After she finds a clue linking the game to the mysterious castle on the island of Immeter, she must figure out how to find the perimeter and area of a circle to unlock the island's secret. Fans will love cracking the code with Per and the gang in this new installment of the Sir Cumference series that makes math fun and accessible for all.

Sir Cumference and the Roundabout Battle

Sir Cumference and the Roundabout Battle
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2015-08-04
  • ISBN : 9781607347668

Sir Cumference and the Roundabout Battle Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference and the gang for more wordplay, puns, and problem solving in the clever math adventure that introduces readers to the concept of rounding numbers. When Steward Edmund Rounds and Sir Cumference notice that there are strangers camped nearby, Rounds II decides to investigate despite being involved with the task of learning how to make accurate counts of the castle's stores of food, supplies, and weaponry. When he reports back that an enemy is lying in wait, everyone moves quickly to defend the castle. But wait! Will Rounds II be able to figure out how many bows and arrows they have to create an appropriate battle plan? Using rounding techniques to figure out the totals more quickly, Rounds II is just in time to help stave off a potentially disastrous attack. Readers will love making the rounds with Rounds II and the gang in this new installment of the Sir Cumference series that makes math fun and accessible for all.

Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert

Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2021-06-22
  • ISBN : 9781632893260

Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference and the gang for more wordplay, puns, and problem solving in the clever math adventure that introduces readers to charts and graphs through an annual bake-off. Sir Cumference and Lady Di need a baker to prepare a special dessert for the annual Harvest Faire. Two bakers compete to see whose dessert is most popular. When Pia of Chartres and Bart Graf have trouble keeping track of the votes their desserts receive, they each develop a better system. Pia places a colored candy around the edges of a pie dough (like a pie chart), and Bart stacks up cookie tins (making a 3D bar graph). When there's a tie, the two chefs cook up a hybrid dessert just in time for the Faire. Puns--both literal and visual--abound in this fun adventure story with beloved characters and a solid pedagogical foundation.

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2017-03-07
  • ISBN : 9781570917714

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire Book Review:

Join Sir Cumference and the gang for more wordplay, puns, and problem solving in the clever math adventure that introduces readers to the concept of fractons. Sir Cumference and Lady Di discover "Fracton numbers" while purchasing cloth and cheese at the Fracton Faire. While two-fourths may seem like the same as one-half, in truth it denotes two parts of one-half, or two quarters of the whole. But the real mystery is the fact that items at the fair keep disappearing, and Sir C, Lady Di, and the Earl of Fracton must set a numeric trap for the thief, teaching an important lesson along the way about the comparative size of fractions. Puns--both literal and visual--abound in this fun adventure story with beloved characters and a solid pedagogical foundation. A fun little math adventure that introduces the basics of fractions to early elementary audiences. — School Library Journal

Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi

Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2013-01-07
  • ISBN : 9781607345565

Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi Book Review:

For fans of the Sir Cumference series with Pi on their mind, here is the second installment in this fun look at math and language. This time the math adventure is centered around a potion that changes Sir Cumference into a fire-breathing dragon. Can Radius change him back? Join Radius on his quest through the castle to solve a riddle that will reveal the cure. It lies in discovering the magic number that is the same for all circles. Perfect for parent and teachers who are looking to make math fun and accessible for everyone.

Multiplying Menace: The Revenge of Rumpelstiltskin

Multiplying Menace: The Revenge of Rumpelstiltskin
  • Author : Pam Calvert
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2006-02-01
  • ISBN : 9781607341567

Multiplying Menace: The Revenge of Rumpelstiltskin Book Review:

Ten years after being tricked, Rumpelstiltskin returns to the royal family to wreak vengeance using multiplication. Includes nonfiction math notes about multiplying by whole numbers and by fractions.

Zero the Hero

Zero the Hero
  • Author : Joan Holub
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Pages : 36
  • Relase : 2012-02-28
  • ISBN : 9781466808652

Zero the Hero Book Review:

Zero. Zip. Zilch. Nada. That's what all the other numbers think of Zero. He doesn't add anything in addition. He's of no use in division. And don't even ask what he does in multiplication. (Hint: Poof!) But Zero knows he's worth a lot, and when the other numbers get into trouble, he swoops in to prove that his talents are innumerable.

The King's Commissioners

The King's Commissioners
  • Author : Aileen Friedman
  • Publisher : Heinemann Educational Books
  • Pages : 36
  • Relase : 1994
  • ISBN : 0590489895

The King's Commissioners Book Review:

While trying to keep track of his many royal commissioners, the king learns some new ways of counting.

Sir Cumference Gets Decima's Point

Sir Cumference Gets Decima's Point
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2020-10-27
  • ISBN : 9781632895875

Sir Cumference Gets Decima's Point Book Review:

Part of the popular Sir Cumference series! Baker Pia is back with a handy way of counting by tens and fractions in this fun introduction to the decimal system. This time the focus is back on Pia of Chartres from Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert. She is kidnapped by a family of ogres--Tentt, the father, Hoondrit, the mother, and their ten daughters, Una to Decima. Pia is asked to help the ogres prepare a feast for a large celebration, which will involve tens, hundreds, even thousands of pieces of dessert! Readers will learn about place value and the decimal system of notation in this latest medieval math adventure. The endnote includes a diagram with place names.

Pastry School in Paris

Pastry School in Paris
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2009-05-26
  • ISBN : 0805083146

Pastry School in Paris Book Review:

Twins Bibi and Matt learn about different liquid measurements when they go to Les Jumelles Coccinelle International Pastry Academy while on a trip to Paris with their parents and dog.

Penguin Place Value

Penguin Place Value
  • Author : Kathleen L. Stone
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Pages : 24
  • Relase : 2014-05-01
  • ISBN : 1499190336

Penguin Place Value Book Review:

A simple story in rhyme and colorful illustrations introduce young children to the math concepts of place value and counting by tens.

Place Value

Place Value
  • Author : David A. Adler
  • Publisher : Holiday House
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2016-02-15
  • ISBN : 9780823436132

Place Value Book Review:

You had better not monkey around when it comes to place value. The monkeys in this book can tell you why! As they bake the biggest banana cupcake ever, they need to get the amounts in the recipe correct. There’s a big difference between 216 eggs and 621 eggs. Place value is the key to keeping the numbers straight. Using humorous art, easy-to-follow charts and clear explanations, this book presents the basic facts about place value while inserting some amusing monkey business.

The Chocolate Champs

The Chocolate Champs
  • Author : Cindy Neuschwander
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2002
  • ISBN : 0439242304

The Chocolate Champs Book Review:

A Place for Zero

A Place for Zero
  • Author : Angeline Sparagna Lopresti
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Pages : 32
  • Relase : 2003-07-01
  • ISBN : 9781607341581

A Place for Zero Book Review:

Zero is lonely in Digitaria. He can't play Addemup with the other numbers, because he has nothing to add. What's a digit to do? Join Zero as he goes on a journey to discover his place.

A Fair Bear Share

A Fair Bear Share
  • Author : Stuart J. Murphy
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Pages : 40
  • Relase : 1997-12-17
  • ISBN : 9780064467148

A Fair Bear Share Book Review:

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.

The Warlord's Beads

The Warlord's Beads
  • Author : Virginia Walton Pilegard
  • Publisher : Pelican Publishing
  • Pages :
  • Relase : 2001
  • ISBN : 1455613800

The Warlord's Beads Book Review:

A young Chinese boy helps his father count the warlord's vast treasures by using beads threaded on a branch. Includes a brief history of the abacus and instructions for making one.