Build early mathematics skills like counting, number recognition, understanding relative quantity and size, and more with Number Circus!
|"Welcome to the Number Circus, where every numeral has a fun and exciting role […] The illustrations are busy without feeling crowded, and the palette is soft and inviting. The text-which is mostly questions-is clear and direct, making it easy for children to understand what is being asked of them and to find the answers. […] An enjoyable way to build pre-K literacy and numeracy skills."
"I loved how this book used so many different math concepts in a fun and engaging manner. […] There is even a question with "not" ("How many big chickens are not black?") which is always something to pay attention to in future math classrooms. This is an extremely engaging book"
A sturdy coffee table-sized lift-the-flap board book, "Number Circus" features colorful, smile-inducing spreads depicting lively circus performances in a mathematical primer designed to reinforce early counting, recognition, relative size and vocabulary skills for children ages 3-5. An ideal and highly recommended addition to family, daycare center, preschool, kindergarten, and community library collections, "Number Circus" is a fun and entertaining as it is thoroughly 'kid-friendly learning' in organization and presentation.
On each page, interactive text directly asks the reader questions designed to strengthen children's basic mathematics skills and vocabulary. Questions touch on counting, number recognition, sorting, understanding relative size and more.
DELIGHTFUL CIRCUS THEME
The quirky, colorful illustrations on every page of this seek-and-find extravaganza burst with fun people, animals and objects for children to discover with every read.
The large board book, lift-the-flap format makes this interactive book sturdy enough to survive repeat, enthusiastic reads, whether on long car rides, at the library, or in the classroom.
Author Sylvie Misslin lives near Strasbourg, France, and works as a speech therapist in addition to writing children's books.
Illustrator Steffie Brocoli lives in Bagnolet, France, and studied Visual Communication and Engraving at the Estienne School in Paris. In addition to her interests in embroidery, ceramics and tapestry, she draws and paints for children.
Build early mathematics skills like counting, number recognition, understanding relative quantity and size, and more with Number Circus. This large, sturdy lift-the-flap book teems with humorous vignettes set at a rambunctious circus.
AVAILABLE APRIL 2019
AGES 3 - 7 | 22PP | 9.5 x 12.5IN
HARDCOVER | 9781782857655 | $19.99 USD