The book focuses on fractions, starting with basic fractions and then moving on to more advanced concepts such as equivalent fractions, reduced fractions, and addition with fractions. Readers learn to interpret pie-graph representations of fractions and also learn about negative numbers, number sentences, quantity comparisons, and the concept of infinity. A glossary of math terms and a brief review appear at the end of the book.
After many years as a nursery school teacher, Barbara Barbieri McGrath is now a free-lance writer and author. Barbara is the author of several books, including The M&Ms Brand Counting Book, More M&Ms Brand Math, and The Baseball Counting Book. She lives in Natick, Massachusetts.
Author Biography: Roger Glass has been a freelance artist for many years and lives in Wayland, Massachusetts, with his wife. He is the illustrator of More M&Ms Brand Math.