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How big is a million?

Anna Milbourne

How big is a million?

by Anna Milbourne

  • 54 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Penguins -- Fiction,
  • Million (The number) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnna Milbourne ; illustrated by Serena Riglietti.
    GenreFiction
    ContributionsRiglietti, Serena.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M5936 How 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23647004M
    ISBN 100545115191
    ISBN 109780545115193
    LC Control Number2009417992
    OCLC/WorldCa362136358

      How Much Is a Million? knocks complex numbers down to size in a fun, humorous way, helping children conceptualize a difficult mathematical concept. It's a math class you'll never forget. This classic picture book is an ALA Notable Book, a Reading Rainbow Feature Selection, and a Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Book for Illustration/5(81).   Pass out the If I Had a Million worksheet.; Go over the worksheet with the class, explaining how to fill it in. Give an example of what you might like one million of. Example: If I had a million cats I would teach them how to fetch and then, I would open a cat circus, the first in the world, for all my friends to see.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Picture Books: How Big Is a Million? by Anna Milbourne (, Hardcover / Poster) at the best online prices at /5(2). Writing a Great Book Isn’t Enough, Though. I found that there are only nine books that have sold over million copies (excluding religious, ideological, philosophical, or political books), and looking over them, I found that they have five criteria in common.

      A particular favourite is Anna Milbourne’s ‘How Big is a Million’ which tells the story of a young penguin eager to find out just what a million looks like. Big numbers tend to fascinate children of all ages and although younger children would love this book with its very simple story line, I’ve also used it very successfully with. For many years we tried to find a way to illustrate just how big one million is. It is our strong belief that most normal folks do not have any true conception of how BIG this number is.. Our first idea was to Xerox a $1 bill and copy it a million times, cut these out and stack them in a room so that everyone who came in could actually see a "million bucks".


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So he goes on a little adventure: first his mom catches 10 fish for breakfast, then he finds penguins huddled together, then there is a lovely two-page spread with 1, snowflakes/5(28).

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About the Book. How Much Is a Million. was written by David M. Schwartz and illustrated by Steven Kellogg to help young readers conceptualize and visualize how much a million actually is. Marvelosissimo the Magician magically stands a million children on each other's shoulders, creates a goldfish bowl for a million goldfish, and conjuresstars spanning seven pages of the book (now just take this.

This book provides an opportunity for exploring these places because it too, jumps from 1, to 1, So what do the places in between look like. Prior to reading, assess your students’ understanding of the place value amounts of 1 thousand, 10 thousand, thousand and 1 million.

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It's a math class you'll never forget. This classic picture book is an ALA Notable Book, a Reading Rainbow Feature Selection, and a Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Book for Illustration.

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This copy with the poster is well worth it, as the poster is the size of a full wall poster, a perfect visual for a child, or a class, of how big a million really is/5(81).A stack of 1 million square blocks, 1 inch each, into a cube – the cube would measure inches on each side, or 8 feet 4 inches.

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