Tales from The Sapling

Birch Island Books is delighted to present stories from The Sapling – a young writer who likes to make science fun for other kids!

One Hundred Nineteen Little Pigs – A new twist on an old tail… with thanks to the Periodic Table of the Elements.

Prime Numbers

What’s the deal with prime numbers?  Grab your crayons and discover some great patterns while searching for primes!   Prime Number Grid

Every number can be written as a multiplication sentence – which can be very useful when the numbers get too big or too many.  Here’s practice re-writing each number from 2 to 100 as the multiplication of Prime Factors.  Prime Factors