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# Sir Cumference and the Isle of Immeter (Sir Cumference #5)

When young Per visits her uncle Sir Cumference and his family, she learns how to play the game, "Inners and Edges." After she finds a clue linking the game to the mysterious castle on the island of Immeter, she must figure out how to find the perimeter and area of a circle to unlock the island's secret.

Math skills taught include finding the area and perimeter of a rectangl ...more

Math skills taught include finding the area and perimeter of a rectangl ...more

Paperback, 32 pages

Published
July 1st 2006
by Charlesbridge
(first published January 1st 2006)

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Dec 07, 2012
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Sir Conference and his fellow family and kingdom go on another math adventure. This time to lean about perimeter. In this book, not only does it give an example of what perimeter is from the very beginning of the book, mentioning the square game at the beginning (the teacher gets the inside, the student gets the outside, which is the perimeter) Then, in Per's dream, she needs to solve several mysteries that involve perimeter or circumference. There are hands on activity ideas included in the sto
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Who knew that geometry was so much fun!! Fun & easy learning about area & perimeter (inners & edges in this cute book. What's not to love with a sea serpent, a mysterious message, with clever participants with names like Per ...more

This series is never dull and the wordplay on mathematical terms all set in King Arthur's time is entertaining. My children love these books and request them again and again.

This book is a lot of fun, what with the word play and creating a fun adventure out of counting squares.

Jan 30, 2013
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Best for kids ages 6 and up.

Early Literacy Skills: Vocabulary, Narrative Skills

From cover:

Who can solve this circular mystery?

Young Per loves to play games. When she visits her uncle Sir Cumference and her aunt Lady Di of Amerter, they teach her a new game. But the game has a hidden message that points to a mysterious island.

Per and her cousin Radius set sail for the Isle of Immeter. Can the cousins unlock the secret of Immeter before the fearsome sea serpent finds them?

Another math adventure wi ...more

Early Literacy Skills: Vocabulary, Narrative Skills

From cover:

Who can solve this circular mystery?

Young Per loves to play games. When she visits her uncle Sir Cumference and her aunt Lady Di of Amerter, they teach her a new game. But the game has a hidden message that points to a mysterious island.

Per and her cousin Radius set sail for the Isle of Immeter. Can the cousins unlock the secret of Immeter before the fearsome sea serpent finds them?

Another math adventure wi ...more

Love the whole "Sir Cumference" series -- great math concepts/vocab wrapped up in fun stories.

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Cindy graduated with a BA in International Studies from Willamette University and earned an MA from Stanford University. She has taught all grades in elementary school as well as high school.

Cindy began writing ...more

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Cindy graduated with a BA in International Studies from Willamette University and earned an MA from Stanford University. She has taught all grades in elementary school as well as high school.

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