With an illustrated version of a familiar rhyme, new readers use the simple text to guide them through the storyline that introduces them to basic numerical concepts. New readers, as well as those who are not yet able to read, will be inspired to retell what they have learned or to gather information from the lively illustrations and create a story of their very own! This 15" x 19" big book features extra-large text and vibrant illustrations, and is ideal for circle time, read alouds, and small-group instruction. The accompanying lesson plan provides strategies and learning activities for cross-curricular instruction, and helpful tips for differentiating instruction. The familiar rhyme will leave children engaged and feeling confident as they embark on their journey into the world of reading.