Below is a list of all the books I discuss in my blog posts. [Note: You can download this list and a bit more info about each book on a googledoc I created here: Blog Book List ]
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Burns, Marilyn. The Greedy Triangle. New York: Scholastic, 1994.
Calvert, Pam. The Multiplying Menace: The Revenge of Rumpelstiltskin. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge, 2006.
Danielson, Christopher. Which one doesn’t belong. Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers, 2016 (Shapes book AND Teacher Guide)
Demi. One Grain of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale. New York: Scholastic Press, 1997.
Ghahremani, Susie. Stack the Cats. New York: Abrams Appleseed, 2017.
Harper, Dan. Telling Time with Big Mama Cat. New York: Harcourt, 1998.
Hoban, Tana. Shapes, Shapes, Shapes. New York: Greenwillow Books, 1986.
Hoban Tana. So Many Circles, So Many Squares. New York: Greenwillow Books, 1998.
Hoban, Tana. Cubes, Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres. New York: Greenwillow Books, 2000.
LaRochelle, David. 1+1=5 and Other Unlikely Additions. Sterling, 2010.
Limentani, Alison. How much does a ladybug weigh? Boxer Books (2016.
Mansfield, Andy & Thomas Flintham. One Lonely Fish. New York: Bloomsbury Children’s Books, 2017.
Menotti, Andrea. How Many Jelly Beans? A Giant Book of Giant Numbers. San Francisco, CA. Chronicle Books, 2012.
McCallum, Ann. Eat Your Math Homework: Recipes for Hungry minds. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge, 2011.
McElligott, Matthew. Bean Thirteen. G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books: New York, 2007.
McElligott, Matthew. The Lion’s Share: A Tale of Halving Cake and Eating it, Too. New York: Walker and Co., 2009.
McNamara, Margaret. How many seeds in a pumpkin? New York: Schwartz & Wade, 2007.
Otoshi, Kathryn. One. San Rafael, California: KO Kids Books, 2008.
Pinczes, Elinor J. A Remainder of One . Boston, MA: HMH Books for Young Readers, 1995.
Santat, Dan. Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! The Cookie Fiasco. New York: Disney-Hyperion., 2016.
Schwartz, David M. G is for Googol. Berkeley, California: Random House, 1998.
Schwartz, David M. How much is a Million? New York: HarperCollins, 2004. [original publication, 1985]
Tolbert, Ann. Grandfather Tang’s Story Decorah, IA:Dragonfly Books, 1990.
Weltman, Ann. This is Not a Math Book: A Smart Art Activity Book . Kane Miller, 2015.[Originally published in England by Ivy Kids in 2015].