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# Superhero School

**It’s**

*Math Curse*meets*The Incredibles*!Leonard is no ordinary kid—he’s enrolled in Superhero School, where leaping tall buildings in a single bound is considered child’s play. If only division, fractions, and multiplication came as naturally, and weren’t so, well,

*ordinary*. But when the kids’ math teacher, Mr. Tornado, and the rest of the staff get kidnapped by ice zombies, ...more

Hardcover, 32 pages

Published
July 7th 2009
by Bloomsbury USA Childrens

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Illustrator Andy Rash does an excellent job making this book have bright vibrant colors to give the book the feel of a comic book. The words are integrated int ...more

This clever picture b ...more

Aug 12, 2014
Danielle
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2 of 5 stars
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children-lower-el,
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A nice effort at incorporating math into a picture books students might actually enjoy, but it felt a little clunky.

*Superhero School*. Now, he won't have to learn all that boring stuff.

But, much to his disappointment, Leonard's teacher loves math...all they learn about is fractions, multiplication, and division. BORING! That's when the Ice Zombies attack. Quickly, cleverly, Leonard and his classmates have to divide up the heroes and multiply their strenghts. Hmmm, guess ...more

Mar 25, 2015
Alison Durbin
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children-picture-books

I absolutely LOVED this book! I was thoroughly entertained by the super-hero concept as well as the super adjectives and verbs that went along with it. I also loved how this book was educational in a subject that can pose a problem for many students. This book could not have come at a better time when super heroes are all the rage!

Mar 06, 2011
Renee
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3 of 5 stars
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review of another edition

Recommends it for:
1st-3rd

Shelves:
picturebook-counting

A cute story of student superheroes and how math does come in handy when fighting villans.

Feb 03, 2011
Kelly
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picture-books,
read-in-2011

A fun way to introduce young readers to how math can be used in nearly any situation

Nov 05, 2009
melanie (lit*chick)
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childrens-lit

Superheros need to learn math too! Perfect for my compact caped crusaders :)

Mar 20, 2011
Jean-Marie
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3 of 5 stars
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Shelves:
superhero,
picture_book

Using fractions, multiplication and division to save the day!

Nov 18, 2009
Jsagat
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Shelves:
jp-s-superheroes,
jp-s-math

FUN WAY TO INTRODUCE FRACTIONS DIVISION ETC.

Jun 24, 2013
Christine
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Shelves:
children-s,
picture-book

Fun drawings and good use of math!

Nov 28, 2012
Matthew
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Shelves:
childrens-books,
superhero

Nice book that sneaks in mathematics.

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