Usha Y La Gran Excavadora (Storytelling Math Bilingual English/Spanish)

by Amitha Jagannath Knight (Author) Sandhya Prabhat (Illustrator)


Now in a bilingual English-Spanish edition!

When looking at the stars, the sisters Usha and Aarti see different things. Aarti sees the Big Dipper and Usha sees the Big EXCAVATOR. Gloria, her cousin, sees the Great Kite! Could it be that they are all right? This story is an entertaining introduction to geometry and spatial relationships, with American Indian characters and a note on cultures and constellations.

 ¡Ahora en edición bilingüe Inglés-Español!

Al observar las estrellas, las hermanas Usha y Aarti ven diferentes cosas. Aarti ve el Gran Cazo y Usha ve la Gran EXCAVADORA. ¡Gloria, su prima, ve la Gran Cometa! ¿Puede ser que todas tengan razón? Este cuento es una introducción entretenida a la geometría y las relaciones espaciales, con personajes indios americanos y una nota sobre culturas y constelaciones. 

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Amitha Jagannath Knight
Amitha Jagannath Knight has lots of experience with sister squabbles, as she grew up with an identical twin. (They are still best friends.) Amitha lives in Massachusetts with her husband, two children, and two cats. This is her debut book.

Amitha Hannath Knight tiene mucha experiencia con los pleitos entre hermanas ya que creció con una hermana gemela. (Aun así son mejores amigas.) Amitha vive en Massachusetts con su esposo, sus dos hijos y dos gatos. Este es su primer libro.

Sandhya Prabhat is an independent animator and illustrator from India. She has published nearly a dozen picture books. She also animates videos and designs e-stickers.

Sandhya Prabhat es una animadora e ilustradora independiente de India. Ha publicado aproximadamente una docena de libros ilustrados. Además, anima vídeos y diseña pegatinas electrónicas.
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Guided Reading Level
Charlesbridge Publishing
Publication date
July 12, 2022
Storytelling Math Bilingual English/Spanish
BISAC categories
JUV009060 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Size & Shape
JUV074000 - Juvenile Fiction | Diversity & Multicultural
JUV072000 - Juvenile Fiction | Mathematics
Library of Congress categories
Picture books
Spanish language materials
East Indian Americans
Space perception

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