Mama Bear wants to make her special Blue Ribbon Blueberry Pie, but it's up to her four cubs to gather enough nuts, berries and seeds. Three of the cubs go at it with gusto, adding up their treasures by arranging them in groups of tens and ones. They don't have enough! Will their sister—who spent the afternoon skipping, running and turning cartwheels—save the day? Learning about place value and how to regroup numbers is essential for solving more advanced addition problems, an important math skill.
More MathStart stories by Stuart J. Murphy on Skyreader:
-Missing Mittens, a mystery of odd and even numbers
-The Best Bug Parade, (comparing sizes really is something to celebrate!)