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Mathematics through Children's Literature

Grades K-2 Books

20 Hungry Piggies: A Number Book Trudy Harris Ordinal Numbers
100 Days of Cool Stuart J. Murphy Numeration
Beep, Beep, Vroom, Vroom Stuart J. Murphy Patterns
Brainy Baby 1, 2, 3 Edith Reynolds Counting
Button Box Margarette Reid Sorting
Counting on Calico Phyllis Limbacher Tildes Numbers 1-20
Crayola Counting Book Rozanne Williams Numbers 1-10
Domino Addition Lynette Long Number sentences
Doorbell Rang Pat Hutchins Bar graphs
Dory Story Jerry Pallotta Bar graphs
The Greedy Triangle Marilyn Burns Polygons
Grouchy Ladybug Eric Carle Time
How Big is a Foot? Rolf Myller Non-standard measurement
How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin? Margaret McNamara Comparing tens and ones
Let's Count Tana Hoban Counting
The Littlest Pumpkin R.A. Herman Attributes of size
One Lonely Sea Horse Saxton Freymann & Joost Elffers Numbers 1-10
Over in the Ocean in a Coral Reef Marianne Berkes Numbers 1-10
Pair of Socks Stuart Murphy Patterns
The Pilgrims Are Marching Carol Greene Shapes
Pumpkins Ken Robbins Counting
Sea Sums Joy N. Hulme

Add/Sub 1-18

Game Board

Shapes for Lunch Charles Reasoner Geometry
Shapes in Nature Judy Feldman Geometry
Telling Time Patricia Murphy Clocks
Ten Black Dots Donald Crews Counting
There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat Lucille Colandro Sequencing
There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves Lucille Colandro Sorting
Twelve Days of Kindergarten Deborah Lee Rose

Numbers 1-12


What's New at the Zoo?: An Animal Adding Adventure Suzanne Slade Addition
Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar? Rozanne Lanczak Williams Sequence & Order
Whole-y Cow! Taryn Souders



You Can, Toucan, Math David A. Adler Problem Solving
Zero is the Leaves on the Tree Betsy Franco Zero

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