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Celebrate diversity, math, and the power of storytelling with this bilingual (Spanish and English) edition!

Lia y Luís: ¡Desconcertados! (Lia & Luís: Puzzled!)

Written by Ana Crespo
Illustrated by Giovana Medeiros
Published by Charlesbridge

Los mellizos Lia y Luís han recibido de su abuela un rompecabezas con un código secreto. ¿Podrán armarlo para leer el mensaje oculto? Una divertida exploración de la geometría y la clasificación con personajes brasileño-estadounidenses y un glosario de palabras de portugués brasileño.

Los libros de la serie Cuentos matemáticos celebran que los niños usen las matemáticas en sus aventuras diarias mientras juegan, construyen y descubren el mundo que los rodea. Historias divertidas y actividades prácticas facilitan que los niños y los adultos exploren juntos las matemáticas de la vida diaria. Han sido desarrolladas en colaboración con expertos en matemáticas para las áreas de ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería y matemáticas de la organización sin fines de lucro TERC, con una beca de la Heising-Simons Foundation.

Twins Lia and Luís have received a secret puzzle from their grandma! Can they put it together to read the hidden message? A playful exploration of geometry and sorting featuring Brazilian American characters and a glossary of Brazilian Portuguese words.

Storytelling Math celebrates children using math in their daily adventures as they play, build, and discover the world around them. Joyful stories and hands-on activities make it easy for kids and their grown-ups to explore everyday math together. Developed in collaboration with math experts at STEM education nonprofit TERC, under a grant from the Heising-Simons Foundation.

View the English-only edition, Lia & Luis: Puzzled.

Primary ISBN: 9781623544003
Publication Date: September 2023
Available As: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook
Picture Book, Age 03 or older

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Setting: United States

Character's Place in the Immigration Journey: 1st Generation

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