I love this book for students beginning their math skills. It is about 7 little ducks playing and each page breaks down seven into the 2 numbers thatI love this book for students beginning their math skills. It is about 7 little ducks playing and each page breaks down seven into the 2 numbers that make it; 1+7, 2+5, 3+4, etc. It is a great way to show young children the number combinations. Very cute!...more

This is a twist on the class...Monkeys jumping on the bed. There are 5 monsters to begin with swinging from a tree and one by one, they fall off. ThisThis is a twist on the class...Monkeys jumping on the bed. There are 5 monsters to begin with swinging from a tree and one by one, they fall off. This is a great story for pre-k and kindergarten to teach basic subtraction. Plus, they are monsters and what little kids don't like books with monsters?...more

This story is about Benny McBride who had 5 pennies. He went out and bought things for everyone but himself with his pennies. This book is good to talThis story is about Benny McBride who had 5 pennies. He went out and bought things for everyone but himself with his pennies. This book is good to talk about money and can also be used in sequencing. The students can sequence the order in which Benny bought things. This is a good book for beginners....more

This book is great for talking about graphs. There are so many different types of graphs in this story which is great. Some friends decide to have a cThis book is great for talking about graphs. There are so many different types of graphs in this story which is great. Some friends decide to have a contest to see who can make the best graph. It ended up being a tie!...more

This book would be great for grades pre-k to 1st grade. There are pictures made out of different shapes, such as boats, treasure, sea monsters, etc. TThis book would be great for grades pre-k to 1st grade. There are pictures made out of different shapes, such as boats, treasure, sea monsters, etc. The student would go through and find their own shapes and could then count up the sides. This would be great for a mini-geometry lesson....more

This is a Dr. Seuss book so you know there are rhyming words. This is a good book to read to younger students. There is counting involved, up to ten.This is a Dr. Seuss book so you know there are rhyming words. This is a good book to read to younger students. There is counting involved, up to ten. The characters are also competing which children love to do. ...more

This story is good for counting backwards from 10. There are different animals that live in the pond so it could also be used to teach about habitats.This story is good for counting backwards from 10. There are different animals that live in the pond so it could also be used to teach about habitats. There are 10 turtles to start with and another animal does something and they get scared so one leaves each time. It counts down from 10 to 1. This would be good for younger students....more

This is a great book for the upper elementary grades, 3-5. This is a book about two girls who are pen pals, one in Canada and the other in the U.S. ThThis is a great book for the upper elementary grades, 3-5. This is a book about two girls who are pen pals, one in Canada and the other in the U.S. They talk back and forth and share things like their fav. color, pets, how tall they each are and how much they weigh. In Canada, they use centimeters and kilograms, metric units. Polly, the girl from the U.S. has to convert that into what she uses. It is a great book to talk about conversions....more

This is a story about a triangle who is not happy with his shape and goes to the shapeshifter to become a new shape. Each time, he enjoys it for a whiThis is a story about a triangle who is not happy with his shape and goes to the shapeshifter to become a new shape. Each time, he enjoys it for a while but becomes tired and wants to change again. He eventually loses his friends and becomes very unhappy and wants to go back to being a triangle. This is a great story to talk about the different shapes and their sides. It is also fun to see all the different everyday object that are in those shapes....more

This book is all about counting up to 20. It is about a family that takes a trip to Maine and they count all the different things they do. It is a cutThis book is all about counting up to 20. It is about a family that takes a trip to Maine and they count all the different things they do. It is a cute story for students beginning to count. It list things up to 20....more

This story is good for music lovers. Each time a new instrument comes out and the ensemble grows. There is a good use of vocabulary in the story as weThis story is good for music lovers. Each time a new instrument comes out and the ensemble grows. There is a good use of vocabulary in the story as well as counting. It is good to use for counting up....more

This book is great for teaching measurements. It is also good to talk about team work. A rooster decided he is tired of the food he gets and bakes a cThis book is great for teaching measurements. It is also good to talk about team work. A rooster decided he is tired of the food he gets and bakes a cake from his grandmother's cookbook. He has friends that help him and they work together to get it done. They have to measure all of the ingredients to make sure the cake is right....more

This story is about a woman who lives alone and each day more cats and more cats show up. She gives them each a name that starts with a letter of theThis story is about a woman who lives alone and each day more cats and more cats show up. She gives them each a name that starts with a letter of the alphabet. She wonders if she has room for all of these cats but takes them all in anyways. It is good for counting and practicing abc's....more

This is a great book to talk about more or less and odd and even. There is a fair in honor of Mr. Shaw who is retiring. One booth is a guess your ageThis is a great book to talk about more or less and odd and even. There is a fair in honor of Mr. Shaw who is retiring. One booth is a guess your age booth. If Eddie could guess your age in 3 or less guesses he won. If it took 4 or more guesses, you got a prize and if it took 6 or more, Eddie got dunked. When people would come to his booth Eddie would start by asking if they were younger or older than a certain number. He would then ask if it was odd or even and try figuring it out that way. This is such a cute book for beginners....more

This is a cute book about sharing and fractions. The brother and sister each have things that they want for themselves but they are made to share everThis is a cute book about sharing and fractions. The brother and sister each have things that they want for themselves but they are made to share everything equally so that they each get half. This goes all the way down to the food fight they had where they each have to clean up half the mess. This story is good because it shows you the math problem....more

This book is about two bunnies, Max and Ruby who have money to buy their grandma a birthday present. They end up buying other things and only have $5This book is about two bunnies, Max and Ruby who have money to buy their grandma a birthday present. They end up buying other things and only have $5 left. They buy $4 earrings and Max spends the last dollar on vampire teeth instead of for the bus ride home. Grandma comes and gets them and loves her earrings and vampire teeth. This is a good book to teach about responsibility and spending money....more

This is a great book for division. A group of 11 friends go to to a carnival and have to divide themselves up for each ride. They are normally short bThis is a great book for division. A group of 11 friends go to to a carnival and have to divide themselves up for each ride. They are normally short by one person so they call over a kid they do not know. By the end of the story they can all ride on one ride and invite the other 3 children they had become friends with to fill up the ride. Each page shows the problem drawn out which is nice! ...more

This book is good to teach children about division. It uses something every child can relate to....cookies! A batch of cookies is made and the childreThis book is good to teach children about division. It uses something every child can relate to....cookies! A batch of cookies is made and the children must share them equally among themselves and more and more people keep arriving. They must continue to divide the cookies. It is a cute way to teach children and you can use cut out cookies, or real ones even, to use as manipulatives....more

This books is good for teaching a lesson on tallies and graphs. A family goes on vacation and to pass the time they play the tally game where they eacThis books is good for teaching a lesson on tallies and graphs. A family goes on vacation and to pass the time they play the tally game where they each pick a certain object and they each get a certain color; cars-blue. They then keep track of how many they see with tallies. You can use this to teach children how to do tally marks and how they are used. This can also be used to teach graphing. They take the tallies and turn them into a graph....more

This is a classic that most children know. A woman swallows a fly and continues to swallow other animals to get the ones inside her. She grows biggerThis is a classic that most children know. A woman swallows a fly and continues to swallow other animals to get the ones inside her. She grows bigger and bigger and eventually dies. It is a good book to teach rhyming and can be used for sequencing. It is also a good one to talk about fantasy....more

This is such a cute book! It is a great book for learning numbers and counting to 10. It is a book about how much a Mama Bear loves her baby. It has aThis is such a cute book! It is a great book for learning numbers and counting to 10. It is a book about how much a Mama Bear loves her baby. It has a lot of verb usage. This is a great little book for younger students....more

Wemberly Worried is a great book for the first day of school because Wemberly was worried about her first day. It is also a great book for discussingWemberly Worried is a great book for the first day of school because Wemberly was worried about her first day. It is also a great book for discussing anxiety with children. It was engaging and would be a great read aloud. It can also be used as a math lesson by counting the how many times she was worried or how many "W's" are used. This book demonstrates how finding common interests with people leads to friendship and can help you to lesson your anxiety. It shows how some things might seem scary can end up being great....more