Bumblebee Math

Here are some ideas, sketched out, for what educators might do with the book, THE BUMBLEBEE QUEEN. 

 

 

BUMBLEBEE MATH 

(A mathematical look at The Bumblebee Queen by April Pulley Sayre) 

 

BEING A MATH DETECTIVE

(Building number literacy and sensitivity) 

 

After a first read of the book, as a story, look through it again, as a math detective.

Math can help you notice things and connect facts that you see.  Continue reading “Bumblebee Math”

Bumblebee Queen activities

School Visit Activities

Army Ant Parade Activities

From visits 2006 and earlier. See more recent posts for photos of other great activities, like the one where there were construction paper ants with the teacher’s photo heads marching all over the school. Too hilarious!

By the way, the Pettisville, OH kids dancing in the photo are performing their rendition of “The Ants Go Marching…”

Knox County, OH school visit activities. Wow!

Wow, Knox County, OH schools had fun with my books!. What extraordinary teachers and students. The countryside near there is beautiful, too.