Sunday, March 22, 2009

Zachary Learns About Footnotes

Reading "Leonardo the Terrible Monster," Zachary wondered about Tony who was said to have 1,642 teeth. Zachary counted Tony's teeth on the opposite page and found they came up short. There was a footnote and I pointed it out to him. We followed the asterix...

*Note: Not all teeth shown.

"I get it," Zachary said, "but it should be called a tooth note."