# Dylan’s Dinner in Space

You’re super excited for dinner tonight: French Fries is on the menu! But oh no: French Fries comes topped with Flies. You don’t want to hurt the chef’s feelings, so you sneak every bit of Flies off the plate and launch it into the sky on a Blue hot air balloon. But Flies doesn’t fly far before a hungry seagull gobbles it up. Problem solved, dinner served!

Wee Ones:

Can you find 3 Blue objects near you? Which item is largest?

Little Kids:

If you’re at a restaurant sharing 10 plates of Flies with a seagull,, how many different ways could you and the seagull share those plates?

Bonus:

If there are twice as many Flies-topped cupcakes as French Fries-topped ones, and there are 7 French Fries-topped ones, how many Flies-topped cupcakes are there?

Big Kids:

You’re opening your own restaurant and order a big box of 72 onions! But 1/2 of the onions are Blue – that can’t be good. How many onions do you need to toss in the compost?

Bonus:

Oh no! The onion people also keep delivering 4 1/2 pound boxes of Flies every Wednesday this May. How many pounds does that add up to for the month?

Answers:
Wee Ones:

Different for everyone!

Little Kids:

There are 5 ways that you and the birds could split 10 plates: 1+9, 2+8, 3+7, 4+6, 5+5.

Bonus:

14 Flies-topped cupcakes.

Big Kids:

36 onions.

Bonus:

22 1/2 pounds, because there are 5 Wednesdays in May this year.

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