Perfect for parents and kids who want to make sure education has a place in all their journeys, the Hello Numbers Discovery Pack comes stuffed with an exciting program to build numerical literacy.
See joy and understanding combine as kids discover the power of the base-ten system by composing multi-digit numbers from our magnetic plush number characters right in their own hands. Watch curiosity bloom as children explore the Hello Numbers book with their very own decoder—in the shape of Zero, no less! Listen to the Hello Numbers in Song CD and share learning fun with the whole family as you meet the friendly number characters of Team Ten. Finally, explore together with the the free Hello Numbers App for more memorable math fun. Jo Booth of Teachers With Apps says, “you can’t get a better numerical literacy program for preschoolers.”
Read a more of the wonderful reviews our discovery pack has earned here.
SET OF SMALL PLUSH NUMBERS. The colorful plush numbers 0 to 9 are each 4.5″ tall and connect to each other via magnets in their “heads.” Watch children create multi-digit numbers in their own hands! The magnets also make it fun to create a mobile for the child’s room using a photo mobile “frame” or metal clothing hangers. Safety-approved for all ages, the mobile can decorate the child’s room or hang above a baby bed. When ready to play with the numbers, the parent can take the numbers down and watch and assist the child as they play with the numbers and embrace them as Friends You Can Count On. The set comes in a clear carry case with inner and outer pockets so there is room for all products with the entire Hello Numbers Discovery Pack. All plush numbers are soft and cuddly, machine washable (air dry) and filled with polyester fiberfill. The plush numbers were designed in the USA, are protected by USA and China Design Patents, and are made in China.
Here is a PDF list of age-appropriate activities using the numbers.
HELLO NUMBERS. This interactive book introduces children to Team Ten, numbers 0-9. After meeting each number, they learn how Zero keeps the team together. It’s time to get started creating numbers of your own with stickers! The book includes 72 stickers and a decoder in the shape of Zero that allows children to create their own numbers and discover secrets on each two-page spread. Softcover, 8.5″ x 8.5″. Written by Rebecca Klemm,The Numbers Lady. 100% made in the USA. ISBN 978-0-9853667-1-1.
HELLO NUMBERS IN SONG CD. The Hello Numbers in Song CD includes 21 songs: a title parade-like song, Hello We’re NumbersAlive! to introduce all numbers 0-9 as a team plus a short and longer instrumental version of each number’s own biographical song. The lyrics describe where you can encounter the number. The instrumental versions allows for time to create dance moves and props for encounters of the numbers in the child/family/classroom’s own environment. The music could be the basis of a family or group musical about numbers. Music by Mark Heyes, Sam Winans and Peter Adams. Lyrics by Rebecca Klemm, the Numbers Lady, Sam Winans and Mark Heyes. 100% made in the USA.
FREE HELLO NUMBERS TABLET APP. The Hello Numbers App accompanies the book, music and plush numbers with fun interactive details. Plus, use the physical decoder from the book to uncover secrets on the screen. Available in the iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play app stores.
Purchased separately, the total for the three items is $89.91. Purchased together, the price is $72.00—approximately a $18.00 savings!
The HELLO NUMBERS DISCOVERY PACK has won awards from the book, toy and app industries, including Mom’s Choice Award, Dr. Toy, Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards, Educational App Store, National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA), Children’s Literature Independently Published Principal’s Award (CLIPPA) (honorable mention), Creative Child, and Family Review Center. Judged by educators as 1 of the 16 most innovative educational products of 2014, it was showcased at the Global Educational Supplies and Services (GESS) conference in Dubai on February 23-26, 2015. Read other reviews and accolades HERE.
The Hello Numbers in Song CD was released in the summer of 2015 and, thus, was not part of the Hello Numbers Discovery Pack until now. It has not yet been separately reviewed.
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