## Everyday Number Stories |

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One — two three — four five — six — seven — eight -- nine -

little chicks . Frank . There are three black ones and all the others are white . Kate

. There are white ones . Frank . Four little chicks stay close to the mother . chicks ...

One — two three — four five — six — seven — eight -- nine -

**ten**. She has**ten**little chicks . Frank . There are three black ones and all the others are white . Kate

. There are white ones . Frank . Four little chicks stay close to the mother . chicks ...

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cents less five cents are cents . 61 12 12 CENT CENT CENS CENT = CENTS

cents. FRANK . How much How much money have you , Kate ? FRANK . See the

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**Ten**cents less three cents are cents . Kate . I will spend five cents for candy .**Ten**cents less five cents are cents . 61 12 12 CENT CENT CENS CENT = CENTS

cents. FRANK . How much How much money have you , Kate ? FRANK . See the

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Make number stories about : 5 bushels of nuts 2 bushels of nuts 5 yards of ribbon

+ 1 } yards of ribbon 2 bushels of apples 11 bushels of apples In 18 there are

nines . In 18 there are sixes . In 20 there are

Make number stories about : 5 bushels of nuts 2 bushels of nuts 5 yards of ribbon

+ 1 } yards of ribbon 2 bushels of apples 11 bushels of apples In 18 there are

nines . In 18 there are sixes . In 20 there are

**tens**. In 20 there are fours . fives . Page 46

Father gave me five nickels for a new book . Five nickels are cents . I shall

FRANK . My book will cost twenty cents . ask father for nickels . 24 – 4 = 24 – 14 =

24 -. KATE . Father gave me a nickel . 1

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Father gave me five nickels for a new book . Five nickels are cents . I shall

FRANK . My book will cost twenty cents . ask father for nickels . 24 – 4 = 24 – 14 =

24 -. KATE . Father gave me a nickel . 1

**ten**and 3 units are 13 . [ 46 ] NUMBERS...

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Begin with 3 and count by 2's to 29 . Begin with 3 and count by 3's to 30 . Begin

with 2 and count by 3's to 29 . Begin with 4 and count by 4's to 28 . . 2

units are 2

Begin with 3 and count by 2's to 29 . Begin with 3 and count by 3's to 30 . Begin

with 2 and count by 3's to 29 . Begin with 4 and count by 4's to 28 . . 2

**tens**and 5units are 2

**tens**and units are 28 . 2**tens**and 6 units are 2**tens**and units are 29 .### What people are saying - Write a review

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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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Page 92 - If a rectangle is 10 inches long and 4 inches wide, how many square inches does it contain?

Page 84 - A cubic foot then equals how many.cubic inches? Draw a square yard on the floor. Divide it into square feet. How many cubic feet would it take to make a layer 1 foot high? How many cubic feet would you need to build up a cubic yard? We are now ready to put these facts in the more convenient form of a table. Table of Cubic Measure 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard 128...

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Page 88 - The rug in the dining room is 12 feet long and 8 feet wide. How many feet is it around it?

Page 78 - Kate is eight years old. Her mother is 4 times as old. How old is her mother?