PRAISE FOR A GRAIN OF RICE Gracefully illustrate. .
PRAISE FOR A GRAIN OF RICE Gracefully illustrate.This original story set in fifteenth-century China will captivate readers and perhaps teach them a little about mathematics. Published in the United States by Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York.
HELENA CLARE PITTMAN is the author of numerous books for children, including the acclaimed A Grain of Rice, The Snowman's Path, The Angel Tree, and Once When I Was Scared. You can visit her at Helena Clare Pittman at helenaclarepittman. Start reading A Grain of Rice on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.
A Grain of Rice by Helena Clare Pittman (1995-12-26) Paperback – 1744.
A Grain of Rice book. Eventually, Pong Lo’s cleverness and positive attitude win over A Grain of Rice by Helena Clare Pittman, 100 pages. Delacorte Press, 1986.
Helena Clare Pittman Praise for A Grain of Rice: "Gracefully illustrated.
Helena Clare Pittman. Over 200,000 copies sold! Now with a newly refreshed design, this classic mathematical folktale tells the story of a clever farmer who outwits the Emperor of China and becomes the wealthiest man in the world-all starting with one grain of rice. When a humble farmer named Pong Lo asks for the hand of the Emperor's beautiful daughter, the Emperor is enraged. Whoever heard of a peasant marrying a princess? But Pong Lo is wiser than the Emperor knows. Praise for A Grain of Rice: "Gracefully illustrated. Библиографические данные. Helena Clare Pittman.
A clever, cheerful, hard-working farmer's son wins the hand of a Chinese princess by outwitting her father the Emperor, who treasures his daughter more than all the rice in China.
My son read this book as part of a book club. He enjoyed it thouroughly This is a great story for teaching how something as small as a grain of rice can earn a farmer a marriage to the princess, and a kingdom
My son read this book as part of a book club. He enjoyed it thouroughly. It gave us an opportunity to talk about a different culture. This is a great story for teaching how something as small as a grain of rice can earn a farmer a marriage to the princess, and a kingdom. Multiplication is used in the book, and can spring into a math lesson for teachers and parents alike. It is most likely to interest 4th and 5th grade children.
Автор: Pittman Helena Clare Название: A Grain of Rice Издательство . He asks for a single grain of rice, doubled every day for one hundred days.
Поставляется из: США Описание: Over 200,000 copies sold Now with a newly refreshed design, this classic mathematical folktale tells the story of a clever farmer who outwits the Emperor of China and becomes the wealthiest man in the world-all starting with one grain of rice.
Written by Helena Clare Pittman. An Excerpt fromA Grain of Rice. Once a year the Emperor of China opened his court so that even the humblest of his people couldcome before him. Digest Hardcover EPUB. It was on one such day that Pong Lo, the son of a farmer, knelt at the Emperor’s feet. Imperial Majesty, said Pong Lo, I have come to ask for your daughter’s hand in marriage.