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alanajo 07-23-2012 11:31 PM

Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
I was going through some old math work books I found at Mtn. Mission (sort of like Goodwill) and noticed that each section had library suggestions to go along with unit in the book. What a great thing for them to include! So, I thought I'd share those suggestions with you.

Library Books That Teach Kindergarten Math

Sorting and Classifying
Exactly the Opposite by Tana Hoban
How Many Snails by Paul Giganti
Is It Red? Is It Yellow? Is It Blue? by Tana Hoban

Patterns and Movement
Math Counts: Patterns by Henry Pluckrose
One, Two, Three, Jump! by Penelope Lively

Matching and Counting
One Duck, Another Duck by Charolette Pomerantz
Just Enough Carrots by Stuart J. Murphy
One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root

Numbers 0-5 and Graphing
The Right Number of Elephants by Jeff Sheppard
Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews
Who's Counting by Nancy Tafuri

Numbers 6-10
Count with Maisy by Lucy Cousins
1,2,3 to the Zoo by Eric Carle
Barn Cats by Carol P. Saul

Geometry and Equal Parts
Sea Shapes by Suse MacDonald
What is Round by Rebecca Kai-Dotlich
Color Zoo by Lois Ehlert

Numbers 10-30
One Potato by Diana Pomeroy
Count! by Denise Fleming
Hundredth Day Worries by Margery Cuyler

Benny's Pennies by Pat Brisson
26 Letters and 99 Cents by Tana Hoban
Jelly Beans for Sale by Bruce McMillan

The Long and Short of It by Cheryl Nathan and Lisa McCourt
Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni
Twice My Size by Adrian Mitchell

I Need a Lunch Box by Jeannette Caines
Seven Blind Mice by Ed Young
Bear Child's Book of Hours by Anne F. Rockwell

Exploring Addition
The Crayon Counting Book by Pam Munoz Ryan and Jerry Pallotta
What! Cried Granny by Kate Lum

Exploring Subtraction
Ten Little Mice by Joyce Dunbar
Elevator Magic by Stuart J. Murphy

Library Books That Teach 1st Grade Math

Addition Concepts and Using Addition are missing from the book but it doesn't appear to have any pages ripped out? Maybe it was a printing error? They are listed in the index.

Subtraction Concepts
Roll Over! A Counting Song Illustrated by Merle Peek (Doesn't have the author's name)
One Sun Rises by Wendy Hartmann

Using Subtraction
Ten Little Mice by Joyce Dunbar

Addition Strategies
Sea Sums by Joy N. Hulme
How Many, How Many, How Many by Rick Walton

Addition Facts Practice
Five Silly Fishermen by Roberta Edwards
Froggy Plays Soccer by Jonathan London

Subtraction Strategies
Elevator Magic by Stuart J. Murphy
When William Went Away by Sally J. K. Davies
Ten Sly Piranhas by William Wise

Subtraction Facts Practice
Seven Little Rabbits by John Becker
Anno's Counting House by Mitsumasa Anno

Building Numbers to 100
Count and See by Tana Hoban

Comparing and Ordering Numbers
Six-Dinner Sid by Inga Moore
Before and After by Jan Thornhill
June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner

Number Patterns
Pancakes for Breakfast by Tomie dePaola
Cat Up a Tree by John & Anne Hassett

Addition to 12
Two of Everything by Lily Toy Hong
Cucumber Soup by Vickie Leigh Krudwig
Twelve Ways to Get to Eleven by Eve Merriam

Subtraction to 12
A Remainder of One by Elinor J. Pinczes
A Bag Full of Pups by **** Gackenbach
Ten Flashing Fireflies by Philomen Sturges

Practice Addition and Subtraction
Splash! by Ann Jonas
Sail Away by Donald Crews
Is There Room in the Feather Bed by Libba Moore

Data and Graphing
Is It Rough? Is It Smooth? Is It Shiny? by Tana Hoban
Parade by Donald Crews

Counting Pennies, Nickles, and Dimes (Missing)

Using Money
Arthur's Funny Money by Lillian Hoban
The Lunch Line by Karen Berman Nagel
The 18 Penny Goose by Sally M. Walker

Telling Time
Isn't It Time? by Judy Hindley
Just a Minute! by Teddy Slater

Time: Days and Months
The Mitten: A Ukranian Folktale by Jan Brett
How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman

Solid Figures and Plane Shapes
The Greedy Triangle by Marilyn Burns
When a Line Bends A Shape Begins by Rhonda Growler Greene

Spatial Sense
Circus Shapes by Stuart J. Murphy
Everybody Breaks Bread by Norah Dooley
Shrinking Mouse by Pat Hutchins

The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle
Snip, Snip, Snow by Nancy Poydar
Arrow to the Sun by Gerald McDermott

Koala Lou by Mem Fox
School Bus by Donald Crews

Weight and Capacity
Stone Soup by Ann McGovern
Counting on Frank by Rod Clement
Patrick's Dinosaurs by Carol Carrick

Eating Fractions by Bruce McMillian
Fraction Action by Loreen Leedy

Additon Facts and Strategies to 20
Sea Sums by Joy N. Hulme
A Fair Bear Share by Stuart J. Murphy
Bears at the Beach by Niki Yektai

Subtractions Facts and Strategies
The Crayon Counting Book by Pam Munoz Ryan
Cincuenta en la cebra/Fifty on the Zebra by Nancy Maria Grande Tabor

Addition and Subtraction Practice
Bears on Wheels by Stan and Jan Berenstain
More than One by Miriam Schlein

Adding 2 Digit Numbers
One Hundred Hungry Ants by Elinor J. Pinczes
One Hundred Is a Family by Pam Munoz Ryan
Lemonade for Sale by Bettina Ling

Subtracting 2 Digit Numbers
The Littlest Dinosaurs by Bernard Most
Monster Money Book by Loreen Leedy

HeatherlovesCDs 07-24-2012 06:18 AM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
Great list! Thanks!! Our first grade math specifically encourages lit math books. So, I'll definitely be looking into these. :D

fawnlovesjasper 07-24-2012 07:20 AM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
I didn't read over your list... but I will.

Just wanted to tell you also to check out the MathStart books by Stewart J Murphy My kids eat them up!!

percussionsmith 07-24-2012 07:57 AM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!

alanajo 07-24-2012 03:41 PM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
You all are very welcome.

fashionzheng 07-25-2012 01:11 AM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
Thanks for sharing :thumbsup::thumbsup::bumpsign:

monkeybunns 07-25-2012 05:58 AM

Way cool! Thanks for sharing :)

Sent from my iPod touch using DS Forum-sometimes my iPod thinks it's a better speller than me...

alanajo 07-26-2012 11:30 PM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
You are welcome :) I may have some in another book for Social Studies if anyone would like those.

monkeybunns 07-27-2012 12:48 PM

Re: Library Books That Teach Math K & 1st Grade
YES! Social Studies is kinda hard for me. We're going to try Story of the World but he really likes books that HE can read.

Nickel+3 07-27-2012 12:53 PM

Cool. Thanks!

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