How many seeds in a pumpkin?

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Schwartz & Wade Books,
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English
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IL: LG - BL: 3.2 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
Description

Mr. Tiffin and his students explore skip counting and estimation in a fun pumpkin-themed classroom experiment! This book makes a wonderful read-aloud companion to any math or science curriculum, and it's a fun way to reinforce counting skills at home.

"How many seeds are in a pumpkin?" Mr. Tiffin asks his class as they gather around the big, medium, and small pumpkins on his desk. Robert, the biggest kid, guesses that the largest one has a million seeds; Elinor, sounding like she knows what she's talking about, guesses the medium one has 500 seeds; and Anna, who likes even numbers better than odd ones, guesses that the little one has 22. Charlie, the smallest boy in the class, doesn't have a guess.

Counting pumpkin seeds is messy business, but once the slimy job is done, to everyone's surprise, the smallest pumpkin has the most seeds! As Charlie happily exclaims, "Small things have a lot going on inside of them."

And don't miss the newest addition to the Mr. Tiffin series, The Dinosaur Expert!

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ISBN:
9780375940149
9780375840142
9780307556806
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.2, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
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Counting -- Juvenile fiction
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title_display How many seeds in a pumpkin?
title_full How many seeds in a pumpkin? / Margaret McNamara ; illustrated by G. Brian Karas
How many seeds in a pumpkin? / by Margaret McNamara ; illustrated by G. Brian Karas
title_short How many seeds in a pumpkin?
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Schools
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