Albert the Muffin-Maker
From the Series Mouse Math ®
Albert is making muffins—but he’s missing some ingredients! His friends are happy to share, but when Albert borrows more and more, it’s up to his big sister, Wanda, to help him find out what it really means to be “happy to share!” (Math concept: Ordinal Numbers)
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 1|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|Dimensions||8.5 x 8.5|
|Guided Reading Level||L|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.6|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||164683|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Original artwork, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal
“Although the theme of ordinal numbers is prominent, young readers will not feel overly instructed; Melmon’s endearing mice, created with soft watercolor and pencil, are enough to carry the story.” —School Library Journal
“Teachers looking for picture books that reinforce the concept of ordinal numbers will find this a pleasant, lightly amusing choice.” —Booklist Online
“An enjoyable, instructive story with humor, heart and a pair of adorable mice.” —Kirkus Reviews
Illustrator: Deborah Melmon
Deborah Melmon has been a freelance illustrator in the San Francisco Bay area for over 30 years. Among her many picture books are Picnic at Camp Shalom, Speak Up, Tommy, One Good Deed, and Chicken Soup, Chicken, Soup. Deborah lives with a comical Airedale Terrier named Mack.
Author: Eleanor May
Eleanor May is the author of many books for Kane Press, including several titles in the Mouse Math and Math Matters series. She lives with her family in eastern Pennsylvania.
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Mouse Math ®
Say cheese! Albert and Wanda are here! Kids will relate to these spunky mouse characters who live in the walls of a People House and learn about numbers, shapes, sizes, and more—all while avoiding Groucho the dreaded cat! Each book in the Mouse Math® series… View available downloads →