Item description for Probably Pistachio (MathStart 2) by Stuart J. Murphy & Marsha Winborn...
Overview Readers are introduced to the concept of probability in a story about a boy who has a day in which nothing goes right.
Nothing goes right for Jack all day long. He can't find his favorite sneakers, he spills milk on his math homework, and worst of all, he gets tuna fish for lunch. Will things ever get better?
Readers will learn how to tell when something is certain, more likely, less likely, or impossible as Jack keeps hoping his streak of bad luck will break. Maybe, just maybe, pistachio ice cream for dessert will do the trick. But will it happen? Considering how Jack's day has been going, PROBABLY NOT
Citations And Professional Reviews Probably Pistachio (MathStart 2) by Stuart J. Murphy & Marsha Winborn has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2010 page 260
Kirkus Review - Children - 12/01/2000 page 1685
Booklist - 02/15/2001 page 1140
School Library Journal - 03/01/2001 page 238
Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/2001 page 352
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2002 page 19
Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/2001 page 352
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2006 page 194
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 10" Height: 8" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Dec 25, 2000
ISBN 0064467341 ISBN13 9780064467346 UPC 046594004956
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More About Stuart J. Murphy & Marsha Winborn
Stuart J. Murphy, author of the award-winning MathStart books (HarperCollins), has developed a new series for Charlesbridge: I SEE I LEARN(R). The I SEE I LEARN(R) books feature simple stories and visual learning strategies to help young children learn important social, emotional, health and safety, and cognitive skills. Stuart, a visual learning specialist, has also served on the authorship teams of a number of major educational programs. A graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, Stuart and his wife, Nancy, live in Boston, Massachusetts, near their children and three grandchildren, Jack, Madeleine, and Camille.
Stuart J. Murphy currently resides in Boston, in the state of Massachusetts. Stuart J. Murphy was born in 1942.