Children's LiteratureOne day the Math MonstersAddison, Split, Multiplex and Minago to the pet store to visit their Uncle Cal Q. Later. There they decide to help their Uncle count all the fish in the store. But how can the Monsters count all the fish when they keep moving around? Follow along as the friends figure out different ways to identify and group objects to make counting easier. Entertaining and amusing, this book is an excellent way to introduce young children to various counting strategies. The book uses photographs from the Math Monsters public television series as well as simple, easy-to-read text. Multiple questions throughout the book actively engage the reader and related activities listed at the book's end give children and adults an opportunity to reinforce the book's concepts by putting them into practice. The Math Monsters public television series was developed in cooperation with the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). The "Math Monsters" series of books is designed to meet and support NCTM Standards for Pre-K-2 mathematics content and process instruction. 2004, Weekly Reader Early Learning Library, Ages 5 up.