## Everyday Number Stories |

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I have one nickel and six

have one nickel and four

you have . I will give you one

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I have one nickel and six

**cents**. makes**cents**. How much have you ? Frank . Ihave one nickel and four

**cents**. That makes**cents**. Kate . I have**cents**more thanyou have . I will give you one

**cent**. Then you will have**cents**and I will have**cents**.

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61 12 12

1 nickel + 2 cents are 2 nickels + 2 cents are 1 nickel + 3 cents are 1 nickel + 6

cents are 1 nickel + 7 cents are 1 nickel +4 cents are 2 nickels 4 cents are 2 ...

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**CENT CENT**CENS**CENT**=**CENTS cents**.**cents**.**cents**.**cents**.**cents**.1 nickel + 2 cents are 2 nickels + 2 cents are 1 nickel + 3 cents are 1 nickel + 6

cents are 1 nickel + 7 cents are 1 nickel +4 cents are 2 nickels 4 cents are 2 ...

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He had

took away cups . Kate had a ribbon 4 yards long . She cut off 1 of it . She cut off

yards . Frank had 12 marbles . He gave Kate of them . marbles . He kept Frank ...

He had

**cents**left . There were 6 cups on the table . Kate took away of them . Shetook away cups . Kate had a ribbon 4 yards long . She cut off 1 of it . She cut off

yards . Frank had 12 marbles . He gave Kate of them . marbles . He kept Frank ...

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Make number stories about : 7 eggs + 7 eggs 6 pints + 7 pints 10

of 14

s of 15 = 1 of 8 of 10 1 of 12 1 of 14 Count by 2's to 14 . Count by 3's to 15 .

Make number stories about : 7 eggs + 7 eggs 6 pints + 7 pints 10

**cents**+ 4**cents**of 14

**cents**10 feet 4 feet 8 pints 4 pints ☆ of 6 of 6 of 9 § of 9 šof 12 s of 12 f of 15s of 15 = 1 of 8 of 10 1 of 12 1 of 14 Count by 2's to 14 . Count by 3's to 15 .

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5

nickels are į of 7 weeks are of 4 apples are of 12 yards are of 9 inches are of 10

oranges are { of days . feet . nickels . weeks . apples . yards . inches . oranges .

5

**cents**are 4 of 3 books are šof 6 marbles are of 4 days are ; of 9 feet are į of 3nickels are į of 7 weeks are of 4 apples are of 12 yards are of 9 inches are of 10

oranges are { of days . feet . nickels . weeks . apples . yards . inches . oranges .

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My 2nd grade daughter and I actually enjoy this book as much as we can possibly enjoy math. It is not her strong suit, so anything that helps is a good thing. The word problems are like little stories that are interesting. They help my daughter to see the application practically instead of just numbers on paper. It covers addition, subtraction, multiplication, time, measurement, and simple fractions. It is only 136 pages long so it moves rather fast, but in an understandable way. There are plenty of review problems that can be re-done if needed. We use this book orally and add an abacus when needed. Any thing would do: beans, bears, buttons, etc.

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