Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
This original story is written for children seven to nine years of age. In the story, the reader accompanies Franklin, a fish in a fantastical underwater world, on a journey to find a new apartment. Using mathematical thinking, Franklin is able to find the perfect apartment. The mathematical concepts embedded in the story are measurement, length, width, perimeter, and area.
Greenblat, R. (2014). Franklin finds a home : an original mathematical story for children seven to nine years of age. New York : Bank Street College of Education. Retrieved from http://educate.bankstreet.edu/independent-studies/52