Amanda Bean's Amazing Dream: A Mathematical Story

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Scholastic Press, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 36 pages
Amanda loves to count. Her friends even call her Bean Counter because she sees everything as a counting challenge. Amanda loves to count so much that she can't see the sense in learning to multiply - in spite of the urgings of her parents and teachers, who try to explain how learning to multiply will make the counting process even easier! (Y-a-a-h-h-h! cheer the sheep in Amanda!s dream when she finally gets it!)

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User Review  - Kendra - Goodreads

It's a little wordy and I would have liked to see the math explained in the story. Why not include an 8x2 on the sheep page, just to reinforce the idea and to let kids see what multiplying looks like ... Read full review

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