Helen Nolan has written a fun text and Tracy Walker has created appealing illustrations? Students in grades 2, 3, and 4, though, will understand the concept and have fun with it as it is presented here. For kids who need more help exploring the concept of 1,000, there is a note to parents with further ideas.
Another exciting resource from Kids Can Press, How Much, How Many, How Far, How Heavy, How Long, How Tall is 1000?, deals with concepts of numeracy. This resource has answers to all of those great numerical questions that only kids could come up with.
About the Author
Helen Nolan is a former teacher who loves to help youngsters feel at home with numbers.