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Hotel Animal


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Order Number: 126.0123
Format : DVD
Theme: Our view of the world is often shaped by our size and its proportion to the objects in the environment.

Explore math from a different perspective as two tiny lizards check into an oversized Hotel Animal.

LeVar discovers some of the many ways math is used as the MATCHBOX car production team demonstrates its process for “shrinking” cars, and a submarine sandwich shop owner fills an order for a 6’ long sandwich.

Authors: Istvan Banyai and Keith DuQuette
Publisher: Viking Field

Trip Segments
Visit the Matchbox Car Factory
– Discover some of the many ways that math is used as the Matchbox car production team demonstrates its process for “shrinking” cars.
HeroBoy Sandwiches – Visit a submarine sandwich shop as they fill an order for a 6-foot long sandwich.

Review Books:  Mr. Tall and Mr. Small by Barbara Brenner; The Three Bears by Paul Galdone; Zoom by Istvan Banyai

Click here for Language Arts Teacher’s Guide

Use this episode to further enhance your  math curriculum.  Math Concepts: size, measurement, graphing, proportion, sorting and classification, patterns, estimation, data collecting, counting.
Click here for Math Teacher’s Guide

Click here for  Theme Lesson Plan -- "Good Foods To Eat"

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Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use and  b) public performance
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Ideal for Grades: K - 4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
©GPN / WNED-TV
Series #126
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