The Power Of Picture Books In Teaching Math And Science

Author: Lynn Columbia
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1351813935
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One. Grain. of. Rice: A. Mathematical. Folktale. Demi Long ago in India, a greedy
raja keeps nearly all of the people's rice. When famine comes, he refuses to
share the rice with his hungry people. A clever village girl, Rani, devises a
resourceful plan. After doing a good deed for the raja, she is allowed to select her
reward. Rani asks for just one grain of rice, doubled every day for 30 days. What
a surprise when one grain of rice doubles into one billion grains of rice! Rani
teaches the ...

Flavia De Luce 1 Mord Im Gurkenbeet

Author: Alan Bradley
Publisher: Penhaligon Verlag
ISBN: 3641034213
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Eine liebenswerte Giftmischerin Der Debütroman von Alan Bradley sorgte bereits vor Erscheinen für eine beispiellose Sensation: Er wurde mit dem renommiertesten Krimipreis der Welt ausgezeichnet, dem „Dagger Award“ – auf der Basis ...

Integrating Literature In The Content Areas

Author: Sharon Kane
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1351813390
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CHAPTER 4 Fiction dents think it's a deal, it's certainly not a big one. They call
out things the recipient might be able to buy—a movie ticket? a new CD? a
sweater? a snowboard? That half-minute interchange sets the audience up for
the hearing of One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale, by Demi (1997). I use
my storytelling voice to read the tale of the selfish raja who gathered rice from his
people and put it in storehouses, but then would not give the poor any to eat
during a ...

Every Book Is A Social Studies Book How To Meet Standards With Picture Books K 6

Author: Jeannette Balantic
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598845217
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11—Civic Ideals and Practices Teachers often tell us that their favorite book for
starting a unit on multiplication is Demi's One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical
Folktale. In it, a little girl devises a clever plan to get the ruler of India to be more
generous with his distribution of food. She asks the raja for one grain of rice to be
doubled every day for thirty days. Through the power of doubling, one grain of
rice grows into more than one billion grains of rice. As they read the story,
teachers often ...

A Grain Of Rice

Author: Helena Clare Pittman
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1524765538
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. This original story set in fifteenth-century China will captivate readers and perhaps teach them a little about mathematics.” —Booklist “Clever and quietly told in simple, yet evocative language.” —Kirkus Reviews “Any young ...

The Big Book Of Children S Reading Lists

Author: Nancy J. Keane
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591583349
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Cuyler, Margery. 100th Day Worries. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
, c2000. 32pp. Jessica worries about collecting 100 objects to take to class for the
one hundredth day of school. Demi. One Grain Of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale.
Scholastic Press, c1997. 36pp. A reward of one grain of rice doubles day by day
into millions of grains of rice when a selfish raja is outwitted by a clever village
girl. Duke, Kate. Twenty Is Too Many. Dutton Children's Books, c2000. 48pp.