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The Resource Math curse, Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

Math curse, Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

Label
Math curse
Title
Math curse
Statement of responsibility
Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the teacher tells her class that they can think of almost everything as a math problem, one student acquires a math anxiety which becomes a real curse. From the inventive team that brought you The Stinky Cheese Man, a tale of a girl in the relentless grip of math-mania. What if you think of everything as a math problem--and you spend your morning tabulating your teeth and calculating your corn flakes? You've got the math curse, that's what! Let Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith take you on an adventure to infinity and back. Full color
Summary
When the teacher tells her class that they can think of almost everything as a math problem, one student acquires a math anxiety which becomes a real curse
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 1997
  • Maine Student Book Award, 1997.
  • Texas Bluebonnet Award, 1997.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
098330
Cataloging source
OCO
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Scieszka, Jon
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Lane
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Math anxiety
  • Mathematics
  • Schools
  • Math anxiety
  • Mathematics
  • Schools
Target audience
primary
Label
Math curse, Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 cd (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn320121015
Dimensions
29 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780670861941
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)320121015
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Math curse, Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
Publication
Accompanying material
1 cd (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn320121015
Dimensions
29 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780670861941
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)320121015
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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