Listening to a story is a delicious way to get the big picture. The teacher makes unifying concepts seem like shimmering new ideas by gathering us and sharing details we never knew or never thought about.
The Story of Numbers was revealed to a small group of six and seven year-olds recently. Their imaginations were immediately captured as they were brought back to the earliest of times, the times illustrated in the Timeline of Early Humans. Here are just a few glimpses of the story as it progressed: