★ A Pair of Socks PDF / Epub ✪ Author Stuart J. Murphy – Thomashillier.co.uk

A Pair of Socks Does A Polka Dotted Sock Match A Striped Sock Young Children Will Learn About Matching, An Important Early Math Skill, As A Lonely Striped Sock Searches The House For Its Mate They Will May Even Be Inspired To Practice This Skill In Their Own Sock Drawers Best Children S Science Books 1997 Science Books And Films


10 thoughts on “A Pair of Socks

  1. says:

    Simple rhyming text as a sock looks for its mate Not quite a book for patterns however.


  2. says:

    SynopsisA blue and red striped sock searches through the house looking for its mate ReviewThrough this book, children are introduced to the important concept of same and different On each page, the sock finds a possible match in various places around the house The following page has the two brightly colored socks side by side on a black background This makes it easy for children to see the differences between the two socks The book ends with a two page spread of all the socks encountered in SynopsisA blue and red striped sock searches through the house looking for its mate ReviewThrough this book, children are introduced to the important concept of same and different On each page, the sock finds a possible match in various places around the house The following page has the two brightly colored socks side by side on a black background This makes it easy for children to see the differences between the two socks The book ends with a two page spread of all the socks encountered in the book and children are invited to find all the matching pairs The simple yet brightly colored pictures makes it easy for children to discern the patterns and colors in each sock To further support the educational aspect of the book, the story is followed with discussion points, extension activities and other books which deal with the same concept This is a great book to teach this concept and children are sure to be excited about thier new found skill.Critical ReviewsChildren...


  3. says:

    A Pair of Socks is a very simple picture book that was written with the intention of teaching very young children to identify similarities and differences between patterns This book would be useful in a kindergarten to first grade classroom but I would be hesitant to use it in older classrooms The text and the concept of matching socks is very simple and relates to something within the child s world and so it really helps to bring math to life for very young children However, this book was no A Pair of Socks is a very simple picture book that was written with the intention of teaching very young children to identify similarities and differences between patterns This book woul...


  4. says:

    Murphy introduces young children to the concept of patterns through a lone sock s search for its mate The boldly colored artwork helps children clearly see various stripes, dots, and designs There is a slight story in the rhyming text, but as with most concept books, fine literature isn t the point Readers can practice their newly learned skill with a matching exercise The book ends with suggested activities, such as clapping and ...


  5. says:

    Same or different This book will help students look at groups of objects and shapes to see if they are the same or are they different I would have objects on two sides of the room, so will be similar and others will be copies of each other I would have my students small group activity try to ...


  6. says:

    Cute story I bought this as part of a pack of books by Stuart Murphy that teach math concepts They re all good, and have teaching lessons in the back that I was able to adapt to the summer reading program on numerous occasions Shhh Don t tell them they re...


  7. says:

    Story about making pairs It s a very simple level one book but shows how to match up a pair Throughout the story one sock is looking for it s pair by eliminating all the other socks that come up At the end there is a page of all the so...


  8. says:

    This is a cute story about matching socks It also rhymes It has very pretty and bright pictures and the text is easy enough for even early readers to work with In the end of the book, the sock finds his match in the dog bed I particularly ...


  9. says:

    I dislike mix match socks This book discusses socks that need matching pairs This book is great to teach in math, when students are learning how to match I would definitely use this book in a math lesson for younger grades.


  10. says:

    A brief story of a red and blue sock trying to find their match Lois Ehlert s illustrations make this title a delight for the concept of matching as she is a master of color, shape and design.This is the first title I have seen that Ehlert illustrated for another author Are there