Tag Archives: Literature

Math Books We Have Loved

Teaching Early Math Through Literature (well, for a given value of literature) “There’s only room for one mouse, I mean number, in the ones column. You have to carry the other upstairs and add it with the tens column,” I told Meg one day. We were practicing adding two-digit numbers with carrying. “So which number goes […]

A Question of Good Taste

“When Rabbit said, ‘Honey or condensed milk with your bread?’ he was so excited that he said, ‘Both,’ and then, so as not to seem greedy, he added, ‘But don’t bother about the bread, please.’”—A. A. Milne, Winnie-The-Pooh Let’s begin with the universally acknowledged truth that it is never too young to introduce children to […]