Apple Fractions (Paperback)
Cartwheel, 9780439389013, 32pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 2003
Best-selling author Jerry Pallotta turns his talents to teaching fractions to kids by using a healthy snack food: apples!
Author Jerry Pallotta and illustrator Rob Bolster use a variety of different apples to teach kids all about fractions in this innovative and enjoyable book. Playful elves demonstrate how to divide apples into halves, thirds, fourths, and more. Young readers will also learn about varieties of apples, including Golden and Red Delicious, Granny Smiths, Cortlands, and even Asian Pears.