Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi

Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi


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For fans of the Sir Cumference series with Pi on their mind, here is the second installment in this fun look at math and language. This time the math adventure is centered around a potion that changes Sir Cumference into a fire-breathing dragon. Can Radius change him back? Join Radius on his quest through the castle to solve a riddle that will reveal the cure. It lies in discovering the magic number that is the same for all circles. Perfect for parent and teachers who are looking to make math fun and accessible for everyone.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781570911644
Publisher: Charlesbridge
Publication date: 02/01/1999
Series: Charlesbridge Math Adventures Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 146,422
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.14(d)
Lexile: AD600L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Cindy Neuschwander is an elementary school teacher who loves teaching math. She also enjoys traveling, reading, and writing stories. She thought up Sir Cumference while visiting medieval castles in England. Cindy lives in Pleasanton, California.

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Sir Cumference and his son, Radius, sat in the shade of a tree, enjoying a delicious midday meal. Partway through the lunch, Sir Cumference grabbed his stomach and doubled over in pain.

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