This Level One MathStart Collection introduces the concepts of pattern recognition, sequencing, classifying objects and problem solving.
- Beep Beep, Vroom Vroom—Molly loves to play with her big brother’s toy cars! As the red cars vroom and the yellow cars beep, readers can learn to recognize patterns, an early and essential math skill. But can Molly put the cars back in the right order before her brother returns? (Patterns)
- A Pair of Socks— Oh no! The blue-and-red striped sock can’t find its mate. Stripes and polka dots don’t match—they are two different patterns. But maybe with a little help from Pup the mystery can be solved. Learn about matching patterns as a lone red-and-blue-striped sock searches for its match. (Matching)
- Rabbit’s Pajama Party— Rabbit throws the best sleep over parties! There’s pizza, hot fudge sundaes, sleeping bags, scary stories and more. Can you remember what happened first? Then next? And after that? Sequencing is a key concept in math as well as story comprehension. (Sequencing)