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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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With the help of her animal students, Miss Prime delves into the mysteries of addition, in an amusing mathematics book that teaches young readers how to make up word problems, add big numbers, and check their work.

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mission addition Loreen Leedy a story if numbers did not go well today as an read aloud. maybe better for one page per day Read full review

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Teaches how to set up an addition problem using real life situations. This would be good for kindergarten and first grade. Read full review

About the author (1997)

Loren Leedy is a children's author and illustrator. She was born in Wilmington, Delaware in 1959, and majored in art in college. She began making clay jewelry and chess sets out of whimsical animals, and eventually turned them into book characters. Her first published work was A Number of Dragons, in 1985. She has written and illustrated nearly 40 books since then. Her titles include: Missing Math: a Number Mystery, My Teacher is a Dinosaur, Seeing Symmetry, The Shocking Truth about Energy, Crazy Like a Fox: a Simile Story, Fraction Action, Blast off to Earth, and Postcards from Pluto.

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