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Sort it Out

Barbara Mariconda (author), Sherry Rogers (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607180302

Packy the Packrat's mother has had enough! It's time that he sorts through his ever-growing collection of trinkets and puts them away. Told in rhyme, the text leads the reader to participate in the sorting process by categorizing Packy's piles of things according to like characteristics and attributes. The story promotes and reinforces analogous thinking--a critical thinking skill in math, science, and life. In the "For Creative Minds" education section at the back of the book, the reader can explore even more attributes and characteristics of objects, including color, size, texture, shape, and material.

Marvelous Measurement

Lisa Arias (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179478

Converting measurement can be a lengthy problem at times. This book will help students gain understanding in converting measurements with rhyming text and sample problems. Visual representations and instructions will guide them through conversions. Get ready to learn how marvelous measuring can be! This book will allow students to solve problems involving measurement and conversion of measurements from a larger unit to a smaller unit.

Glorious Geometry

Lisa Arias (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179485

In this rhyming text students will gain understanding of how geometry is made up of lines, angles, and shapes, and how to differentiate between these sometimes confusing ideas. This book will guide them through understanding geometry with the help of visual representations, step-by-step instructions, and sample questions. So, hop on the line and follow the path of understanding geometry! This book will allow students to draw and identify lines and angles, and classify shapes by properties of their lines and angles.

Binoculars

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178822

Having trouble seeing something far away? Well, you may need a pair of binoculars! This book investigates the pieces of a pair of binoculars and explains how they combine to magnify far away objects. You wont need a pair of binoculars to read this book, but its sure to be a topic youll want to learn more about. This book will allow students to make observations and/or measurements of an objects motion to provide evidence that a pattern can be used to predict future motion.

Yellow

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960413

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants and animals that are yellow and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Red

Rebecca Stromstad Glaser (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960406

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants and animals that are red and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Purple

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960390

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants, animals, and rocks that are purple and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Green

Martha E. H. Rustad (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960376

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants, animals, and rocks that are green and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Orange

Martha E. H. Rustad (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960383

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants, animals, and rocks that are orange and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Blue

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624960369

This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about plants, animals, and rocks that are blue and how colors work in the natural world. Includes picture glossary.

Polygons

Marina Cohen (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195036

Polygons are shapes with a number of sides joined together. They are everywhere! A baseball field is a diamond-shaped polygon. Join Emily at a baseball game and look for different shapes. She discovers that the field is full of much more than baseball players - it's filled with polygons, too.

Area

Dorianne Nardi, Marsha Arvoy (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427194992

What is area? It is a measure of space or of a place! The kids in Mrs. Jacksons class are learning all about area, and you can, too. See why area is important, what it is used for, and how to measure area in meaningful ways. Soon you will be measuring area in your own everyday experiences.

Slides, Flips, and Turns

Claire Piddock (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791621

Sofia makes a special birthday card for her Grandma by sliding, flipping, and turning shapes. Using the same simple steps, young children will learn about transformations as well as concepts such as diagonal, horizontal, and vertical.

Lines, Segments, Rays, and Angles

Claire Piddock (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791577

Grace and Ethan are going to the fair with their Aunt Sarah. Lines and angles are everywhere they look. Young readers will love to follow along with them and learn what lines and angles are.

Symmetry

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778797692

Simple text and colorful photos make learning important concepts easy. Familiar two- and three-dimensional geometric shapes and their properties from home and school are used to introduce children to symmetry and asymmetry, lines of symmetry, and congruence.

Sorting

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778797678

In this book, young readers will grasp how to count, sort, classify, and organize various sets of items through engaging, everyday activities that kids can relate to. Through simple text and colorful photographs children are introduced to systems for sorting sets of shapes, colors, sizes.

Math Words and Symbols

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778797654

Through real-life situations, children will be introduced to the vocabulary of math words and symbols. Fundamental vocabulary such as "greater than" and "less than," and the meaning of symbols such as +, /, =, are all explained with engaging photographs and easy-to-understand text.

Measurement

Penny Dowdy (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778790211

Colorful photographs of measuring tools show the reader how they can measure using common tools at home. This book offers the young reader a clear insight into understanding length, weight, capacity, and temperature.

Geometry

Penny Dowdy (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778790204

Colorful photographs show the reader how they can understand the properties and relations of points, lines, surfaces, solids, and higher dimensional analogs.

What shape is it?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789413

The sun, moon, and Earth are circles and spheres, and the wings of butterflies contain triangles. This book shows amazing examples of shapes found in nature.

What color is it?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789390

This entertaining new book shows examples in nature that correspond with each color in the rainbow. Children will also learn how to combine certain colors to make new colors.

Is it big or small?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789376

This introductory book uses brilliant, close up images of plants, animals, and people to help children compare the relative sizes and weights of natural objects.to describe these properties.

Is it the same or different?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789383

Classification is one of the first skills that children need to learn. This fun book asks children to observe different creatures to see what makes them the same and different.

What Is Space?

Susan Markowitz-Meredith (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792338

Young artists will be drawn to this book as they learn about space as an element in art. Readers will learn how artists create the feeling of a three-dimensional space on a flat surface-by overlapping objects, by placing objects higher or lower in the picture, and in many other creative ways.

What Is Shape?

Tea Benduhn (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792321

This title introduces young artists to the element of shape. Readers will learn how shapes of all kinds, including geometric shapes and the organic shapes found in nature, can be used in art. They will learn how artists use shapes to create patterns or make objects look nearby or far away.