Teddy Bear Subtraction

Teddy Bear Subtraction

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By: Barbara Barbieri McGrath / Illustrated by: Tim Nihoff

One less teddy leaves how many?

Subtraction is simple when big bears count, sort, and take away tiny teddies. The familiar bear counters will appeal to young readers just learning basic math concepts.

Praise for Teddy Bear Math:
"Young readers should find it easy yet gratifying to count the chunky, colorful bears."
Publishers Weekly

"[A] solid introduction to addition."
School Library Journal

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Author & Illustrator Bios:

Barbara Barbieri McGrath, author

Barbara Barbieri McGrath was a nursery school teacher before she dedicated herself to writing children's books full time. She is the author of The Little Green Witch, The Little Red Elf, and many bestselling math concept books. Barbara lives in Natick, Massachusetts.

Read more about Barbara McGrath.

Tim Nihoff, illustrator

Tim Nihoff is the illustrator of Otter Everywhere (Candlewick). He is also a graphic designer. Tim lives on Peaks Island, Maine.

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ISBN: 978-1-58089-426-5

ISBN: 978-1-58089-427-2

ISBN: 978-1-60734-792-7 EPUB
ISBN: 978-1-60734-652-4 PDF
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Ages: 5-8
Page count: 32
10 x 7

Correlated to Common Core State Standards:
English Language Arts-Literacy. Reading Informational. Grade 1. Standards 1-4, 6, 7, 10
English Language Arts-Literacy. Reading Informational. Grade 2. Standards 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 10
Math Content. Grade 1. OA. CC. 5-7

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