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Measuring Weight

Julia Vogel (author), Luanne Marten (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733515

In this book, readers learn what gravity is and how it impacts weight. They learn about the US customary system and the metric system, where each is used, and the units of measurement in each system. Readers also learn about balances, scales, and estimating weights.

Measuring Length

Julia Vogel (author), Luanne Marten (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733461

In this book, readers learn what length is and why and how it is measured. They learn about the US customary system and the metric system, where each is used, and the units of measurement in each system. Readers also learn how to estimate distances and lengths.

Shapes in the City

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624962875

Shapes in the City takes readers on an urban journey, pointing out the many familiar shapes they encounter on buildings, sidewalks, and signs. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage emergent readers as they hunt for shapes in the city. A labeled diagram helps readers identify shapes in a city scene, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about shapes online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Shapes in the City also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Shapes on the Farm

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624962882

Shapes on the Farm takes readers on an trip to a farm, pointing out the many familiar shapes they encounter in the farm's buildings, foods, and fields. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage emergent readers as they hunt for shapes on the farm. A labeled diagram helps readers identify shapes in a farm scene, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about shapes online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Shapes on the Farm also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Shapes by the Sea

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624962899

Shapes by the Sea takes readers on an trip to the seaside, pointing out the many familiar shapes they encounter at the beach and underwater. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage emergent readers as they hunt for shapes by the sea. A labeled diagram helps readers identify shapes in a beach scene, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about shapes online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Shapes by the Sea also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

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.

Octavia and Her Purple Ink Cloud

Donna & Doreen Rathmell (author), Connie McLennan (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607180074

Octavia Octopus and her sea-animal friends love playing camouflage games to practice how they would hide from a "big, hungry creature." Octavia, however, just cannot seem to get her colors right when she tries to shoot her purple ink cloud. What happens when the big, hungry shark shows up looking for his dinner? This creative book introduces basic colors along with the camouflage techniques of various sea animals - a great introduction to marine biology! The "For Creative Minds" educational section includes fun facts about octopuses and animal camouflage and protection. The craft uses primary colors (paint or tissue paper) to help children learn about blending colors.

Shapes

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (author), Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781578740024

Introduce the basic shapes of geometry.

Dressed Up Sammy

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (author), Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781879835115

Readers develop a color-rich vocabulary as Sammy prepares for a winter walk.

Figuras tridimensionales: cubos (Three Dimensional Shapes: Cubes)

Luana K. Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604724967

The concept of the cube is defined through interesting text and photos displaying how cubes can be found throughout our world.

Figuras tridimensionales: cilindros (Three Dimensional Shapes: Cylinders)

Luana K. Mitten (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604724981

This book uses repetition, simple sentences and supporting images to familiarize the beginning reader with cylinders.

Figuras tridimensionales: conos (Three Dimensional Shapes: Cones)

Luana K. Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604724974

Simple sentences define a cone. Many examples of cones are provided for the emergent reader.

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.

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.

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.

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.

I eat a rainbow / Me como un arco iris

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195890

By introducing young readers to the colors of food, they also learn about healthy eating. Eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow everyday ensures that we get all of the important vitamins and nutrients we need to stay healthy.

What is it made from?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196699

This intriguing book asks children to identify objects made from different materials-metals, wool, rubber, glass, wood, and paper. Simple explanations follow each object describing where these materials come from. An activity asks children to match objects with the materials from which they are made.

How are they the same?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196637

This fascinating book challenges children to identify similarities and differences in the patterns, textures, and body parts of animals, as well as in the way certain animals begin life, such as hatching from eggs. A fun activity asks young readers to compare illustrations of dinosaurs and identify how they are the same.

I eat a rainbow

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791836

By introducing young readers to the colors of food, they also learn about healthy eating. Eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow everyday ensures that we get all of the important vitamins and nutrients we need to stay healthy.

My toys have shapes

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791843

Children will discover that two-dimensional shapes are all around them even inside their toy boxes! Young readers will learn about nine different shapes, and an activity asks them to find shapes in a page full of toys.

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.