Computation Podcast – How the Second Grade Got $8205.50 to Visit the Statue of Liberty

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In this podcast, Kristin Coffee introduces listeners to the book How the Second Grade Got $8205.50 to Visit the Statue of Liberty by Nathan Zimelman.

Introduction
This podcast discusses the computation book, How the Second Grade Got $8205.50 to Visit the Statue of Liberty. The unique way this book is written, along with the diverse and eye-catching illustrations, make it a great choice to incorporate literature across the curriculum. The surprise ending will make students smile and they won't believe they're reading a book about math!

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More Information
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