Synopsis of Story
Perry the Penguin needs 9 clams to buy an ice scooter – but he’s not very good at saving. As Perry earns, spends, finds, loses, and borrows clams, a simple line graph demonstrates the concept of negative numbers
(suitable for P4/P5)
With ten in the bed, it’s a bit of a squeeze! Roll over, roll over! But the little one gets cold all alone, and soon all ten are snuggled up and fast asleep. Children will love reading this famous rhyme and shouting out the crash, thud and bump noises – (suitable for Early Level)
Synopsis of story
Ma has made a dozen delicious cookies. It should be plenty for her two children. But then the doorbell rings – and rings and rings.Each ring of the doorbell brings more friends to share the delicious cookies Ma has made.
Please find a short video explaining the background and rational of using Maths Through Stories, as a powerful way and engaging way to teach Mathematical concepts.
Mama Bear wants to make her special Blue Ribbon Blueberry Pie, but it’s up to her four cubs to gather enough nuts, berries and seeds. Three of the cubs go at it with gusto, adding up their treasures by arranging them in groups of tens and ones. But they don’t have enough! Will their little sister – the one who spent the afternoon skipping, running and turning cartwheels – come through and save the day? Learning how to regroup numbers is essential for solving more advanced addition problems
Please find lesson plans to accompany ‘A Fair Bear Share’ to share with your learners
Please find a set of lesson plans to accompany the Cuisenaire video tutorial. We attach also guidance on how to deliver the lessons digitally to your learners.