fractions

The Wishing Club : a story about fractions

By Donna Jo Napoli ; Anna Currey (illustrator)

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When four siblings wish on a star, each gets only a fraction of what he or she wanted, but when they combine their wishes, they just might get a whole new pet.
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Thunder cake

By Patricia Polacco

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Grandma finds a way to dispel her grandchild's fear of thunderstorms.
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A giraffe and a half

By Shel Silverstein

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Rhymed text tells a hypothetical story about a Giraffe, and the many things that could happen to this giraffe...IF. The poems starts with "If you had a giraffe..." and continues by building along these lines with all sorts of different "ifs" and their conclusions.
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Eating fractions

By Bruce McMillan

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Food is cut into halves, quarters, and thirds to illustrate how parts make a whole. Simple recipes included.
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The doorbell rang

By Pat Hutchins

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Each time the doorbell rings, there are more people who have come to share Ma's wonderful cookies.
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The doorbell rang

By Pat Hutchins

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Each time the doorbell rings, there are more people who have come to share Ma's wonderful cookies.
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Owl Moon

By Jane Yolen

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On a winter's night under a full moon, a father and daughter trek into the woods to see the Great Horned Owl.
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