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Sheep Won't Sleep
Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s
by Judy Cox
Nina Cuneo, Illustrator

Reinforced | 32 pages | 8 x 10 | US$ 16.95
ISBN: 9780823437016 | 08-31-2017

Also available as an ebook.

Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 7

Themes: Counting, Humor, Animals/Fiction, Bedtime Stories
Recommendations: K, PW, SLJ

About the Book

This comical math skills book contains a cast of colorful woolly animals.

Clarissa is flabbergasted. Ten of the sheep she was counting while trying to doze off have barged into her bedroom. The bossy ewes tell her to count pairs of alpacas, herds of llamas, and sets of yaks. Pretty soon baaing, bleating, and snorting animals have overrun the room. Luckily Clarissa can use subtraction to literally unravel her problem in this whimsical story that introduces children to counting by twos, fives, and tens and subtracting by tens.

Readers' Guide
SHEEP WON'T SLEEP: Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s
Educator's guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.