Curious George Learns to Count from 1 to 100
H. A. Rey
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With the help of his friend, the man with the yellow hat, George learns to count from 1 to 100, making his usual monkey mischief along the way. Young minds (and little fingers) will find all kinds of wonderful things to count as they turn each colorful page.
In this large format, paper-over-board book each page features familiar objects for children to count. From home (toys, shoes, plates) to the park (bugs, sticks, clouds) to school (paste, crayons, books) George finds many different things to count. A perfect book for celebrating counting, numbers and the 100th day of school.
selections from this book, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Company, 215 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10003. www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com The text of this book is set in Century Schoolbook and Eraser Dust Designed by Madeleine Budnick and Gabrielle Cosel Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Curious George learns to count / illustrated in the style of H. A. Rey by Anna Grossnickle Hines. p. cm. Summary: When Curious George learns to count to 100, he finds that
right. There were plenty of things to count in her classroom! While George's friend talked to the teacher... George counted 43 sparkly beads, 44 jars of paste, and 45 crayons. On the table 46 colorful feathers were laid out. George was curious—what were they for? Betsy's classmates were making hats and decorations for the Centennial Celebration. George wanted to make decorations, too. In fact, he turned himself into a decoration! Then George's new friends cleaned off 47 colored strips
swimming with the grown-up birds? And along the river George passed 63 ducks... and 64 boats. He counted 65 flags and 66 bubbles floating in the air. Can you find the boats without sails? Look carefully! George was so busy counting, he forgot to watch where he was going. He was surprised to look down the hill and see... the Centennial Celebration in the park below! There were 67 colorful picnic blankets, 68 striped tents, and 69 kites soaring in the breeze. George was excited to get
Mmmm! George followed good smells to the picnic blankets. If you were going on a picnic, what food would you pack? Which sandwich is out of place? Where does it belong? George discovered 81 sandwiches, 82 pickles, 83 potato chips, 84 pieces of popcorn, and 85 ants. There were lots of tasty treats at the bake sale, and George had saved just enough room for dessert. What treat should he pick? There were 86 cupcakes, How many cherries can you find? How many cupcakes does George have on his
other tricky counting situations. Here are some ideas for exploring numbers in your child's world the way George does in his: • Guess My Number. To play this game, think of a number in the range your child is learning. Tell your child that the number is between one and ten (for very young children) or between one and one hundred (for older children). Each time your child guesses a number respond with "higher" or "lower" until your number is guessed. Eventually, you can take turns being the