Through the Eyes of Laura Ingalls Wilder
November 2006, Volume 13, Issue 4, Page 204
Mathematical moments and perspectives of a young girl in the pioneer days of our country, as chronicled by Laura Ingalls Wilder in her Little House books. Teachers will learn how to use Little House books to integrate mathematics into the reading curriculum and vice versa.
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Fractions / Decimals / Percents / Rational Numbers
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Reasoning and Proof
Time / Money