ISBN 971-570-084-5
Published by the NISMED
May 2000

No of Pages: 134


This resource is a collection of stories that integrate science or mathematics concepts in a Philippine cultural context. Written for children, ages 6 to 12, the stories can also be used to supplement lessons in Science and Mathematics in Grades II to IV. Among the topics and concepts covered in the stories are number of legs of animals and counting by two’s, how crickets produce chirping sounds, flies as carriers of disease, behavior of sea turtles, solar eclipse, and how a pulley works. Each story is fully illustrated and has an English and a Filipino text.