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Count on Your Fingers African Style
     

Count on Your Fingers African Style

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by Claudia Zaslavsky
 

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In the African marketplace, people buy and trade using many different languages including various methods of finger counting. This beautifully illustrated picture book takes readers on a tour of the markets, showing the traditional finger counting styles of various African peoples. Many children develop math phobia early. This book explores the practicality of math

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In the African marketplace, people buy and trade using many different languages including various methods of finger counting. This beautifully illustrated picture book takes readers on a tour of the markets, showing the traditional finger counting styles of various African peoples. Many children develop math phobia early. This book explores the practicality of math within the context of African culture and helps children see that math can be fun and creative.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780690038651
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
08/28/1980
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
32
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

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Count on Your Fingers African Style 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The book was totally the bomb . I couldn't put it down . IT was really facsinating. I was enchanted by the book. I look through it as much as i could.