THE GREAT SNAIL RACE, Talking Book from Tillys Number Town .
A Story about Little Tilly Two. Enjoy listening to this fun & lively childrens ibook story featuring a beautiful narrative performance by Sharon Hunter and Daryl Scobie. ISBN 978-0-9806737-5-3
“Hello I’m Little Tilly Two. We had The Great Snail Race at Number Town School this week.”
“Come and read about the race and find out who came First, Second and Third.”
“The Great Snail Race focuses on the number two represented by me, Little Tilly Two”.
This interactive kids educational talking audiobook encourages out door play and FEATURES:
* “Read to me”. Full narration with manual or automatic page turning.
* “Read it myself” Show or hide text with a simple touch.
* Text highlights as you read.
* Interactive Number Town Map. Touch objects to hear a description.
* Listen to the Number Fun Song.
* Read along to beautiful narrative performance by Sharon Hunter and Daryl Scobie.
* iPhone & iPad compatible ireader.
* Covers subjects in line with the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
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About Tilly’s Number Town:
This series of stories is aimed at pre-school children exploring numeracy in everyday situations. Following National Curriculum Key stage 1. Maths, Geography, Science, Language, Team work and Cooperation.
Number Town is a unique, numeracy-based approach to mathematics for 3-6 year old children . Its information-rich Number Image concept transform plain black numbers into child-friendly pictogram characters, who live in an imaginary place called Number Town.
By translating number facts into engaging stories, children are motivated to listen, to think, to remember and to learn. These stories explain counting, addition, subtraction, sequence, time, shapes, movement and simple multiplication quickly developing the building blocks of early years mathematics.
Join “Little Tilly Two” and all her friends in Number Town.
Using number characters like Sally Seven the Sports Star or Policeman Ernie Eight and actions to teach numeracy is supported by scientific research. The Number Town approach is also in-line with research on memory techniques and the way we learn. (mnemonics) Each Number Town character has a recognisable personality living in a realistic environment where maths is used in every day life. By integrating math into real life situations provides children with a motivating framework for learning speaking and listening.
These simple stories about the Number Town characters and their lives, engage attention, develop listening & speaking skills and expand children’s awareness of numeracy skills. Subjects such as geography and science and their close relationship with mathematics are explored. Education through entertainment making learning fun!
© Jane Hague 2010, ISBN 978-0-9806737-5-3, www.123numberfun.com
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Recommended Ages: 1-3, 4-7, parent