Me and the Measure of Things (Paperback)

By Joan Sweeney, Annette Cable (Illustrator)

Dragonfly Books, 9780440417569, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 2002

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Description

The energetic narrator of Me Counting Time and Me on the Map is back, this time introducing young readers to the units of measure. What's the difference between a cup and an ounce? What gets measured in bushels and when do you use a scale? Easy-to-understand text and playful corresponding illustrations teach children the differences between wet and dry measurements, weight, size, and length. And all information is conveyed in a unique kid's-eye perspective, using everyday objects and situations. Me and the Measure of Things makes measurement fun-and comprehensible

From the Hardcover edition.
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