Bibliographic Information: Slade, S., & Hunter, E. E. (2011). Multiply on the fly. Mt. Pleasant, SC: Sylvan Dell Publishing.
Brief Annotation: While working on multiplication facts, colorful pictures illuminate the pages with different insects.
Grade Level: Pre-K-4
Readers who will like this: Readers who are beginning to learn their multiplication facts would enjoy this as well as teachers who are introducing multiplication to their students.
Rating/Response: 5 I thought this book was very cute and enjoyable. I saw myself reading it to my students and having them answer the math questions as we went along. I also enjoyed that the back of the book provided facts about different insects as well as math for students.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: What is your favorite insect? Why?
Reading Strategy: Mathematics
Rationale for Strategy: This book is a mathematical book geared towards students who are learning multiplication.
Posted by: Brittany Billiet