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Big, Bigger, Biggest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536123

Introduces differences in size by comparing groups of big animals, such as big turtles, wildcats, and ocean creatures.

Short, Shorter, Shortest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536130

Introduces differences in length and height by comparing dog breeds and their features, such as legs, ears, and noses.

Heavy, Heavier, and Heaviest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536147

Introduces differences in weight by comparing heavy, heavier, and heaviest everyday machines, such as motorcycles, cars, and trucks.

Long, Longer, Longest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536154

Introduces differences in lengths by comparing lengths of baseball diamonds, tennis courts, Olympic swimming pools and other distances in sports.

Small, Smaller, Smallest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536161

Introduces differences in size by comparing groups of small animals, such as small birds, turtles, and fish.

Tall, Taller, Tallest

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536178

Introduces differences in height by comparing groups of tall landmarks and structures throughout the world, such as skyscrapers, bridges, and mountains.

What Is Color?

Tea Benduhn (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792291

This colorful book introduces young readers to the world of color. Readers will learn how an enormous range of colors can be made from just three primary colors. This title also explains the difference between warm colors and cool colors. The book uses famous works of art to show readers how color can be used to both show a scene and convey a message.

Dinosaur Colors

David West (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193216

Look out! Mina's pet Deinonychuses have spilled the paint! Kids will love this simple book that uses dinosaurs to mix colors in order to create new colors.

Dinosaur Shapes

David West (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193230

Count the circles on Billy's bike as he tries to catch up to his pet Hypsilophodonts. Kids will enjoy looking for shapes in this entertaining book that puts kids and dinosaurs together in everyday situations.

Building Sets of Ten

Minta Berry (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196484

Understanding how to make ten is a key building block in the base-ten system. In this engaging title, young readers explore different number combinations that make up the number ten. Easy-to-follow text and colorful images introduce readers to the concept of a fact family and related facts. The text also models how readers can use their fact family knowledge to solve missing addend questions that equal ten.

Patterning

Minta Berry (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196491

This entertaining title introduces young readers to the concept of patterning. Readers will learn that a pattern is an ordered set of numbers or shapes arranged according to a rule. Accessible text and vivid images guide readers as they learn to identify patterning rules and extend patterns. Readers are also encouraged to create their own patterns and recognize patterns in the world around them.

Stone Age Geometry: Circles

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182326

Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about circles by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Engaging illustrations and stories provide a fun introduction to math concepts, including tangents, ellipses, and more. Information boxes accompany each story to explore real applications of circles in the natural and designed world.

Stone Age Geometry: Cubes

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182333

Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about cubes by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Funny illustrations and stories provide a humorous introduction to math concepts. Information boxes accompany each story to explore how scientists, architects, and artists have all been inspired by the cubes form and how cubes are applied in the natural and designed world.

Stone Age Geometry: Spheres

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182357

Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about spheres by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Entertaining illustrations and stories provide a fun introduction to math concepts, including radius, circumference, and diameter. Information boxes accompany each story to explore real applications of spheres in the natural and designed world.

Stone Age Geometry: Squares

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182364

Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about squares by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Funny illustrations and stories provide a humorous introduction to math concepts, explaining how lines and angles of equal size form squares that frame, support, and enclose. Information boxes accompany each story to explore real applications of squares in the natural and designed world.

Stone Age Geometry: Triangles

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182371

Leo teaches his cat Pallas all about triangles by applying his knowledge of geometry to their Stone Age world. Entertaining illustrations and stories provide a fun introduction to math concepts, explaining that different shapes created by the meeting of three lines are given different names. Information boxes accompany each story to explore real applications of triangles in the natural and designed world.

Bar Graphs

Lisa Colozza Cocca (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809610

This colorful title introduces readers to bar graphs through multiple examples focused on the theme of a party. Readers can also complete activities and are given suggestions for further exploration of the topic.

Pictographs

Lisa Colozza Cocca (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809634

Taking bar graphs in a different direction, this title shows readers how symbols can represent numbers. Readers will explore books in different ways, including the number read by many groups at one point in time, different types of books read, and books read by one group over several months. Readers are encouraged to make their own pictographs through activities.

Pie Graphs

Lisa Colozza Cocca (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809658

Using everyday examples such as pizza toppings, the playground, and flowers, this title introduces readers to the basics of pie graphs. Activities reinforce the concepts taught.

Line Graphs

Lisa Colozza Cocca (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809627

Readers will discover line graphs through examples that include waiting to ride a roller coaster, recording sales at a lemonade stand, and counting clouds. Colorful graphs teach readers, while fun illustrations keep their attention. Activities help readers explore the topic further.

Is it hard or soft?

Helen Mason (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427190277

This engaging title introduces readers to materials that are either hard or soft. Using familiar examples, readers learn what makes hard and soft objects different and why they are suited for different purposes. Easy-to-understand text and colorful photos invite young readers to identify and classify hard and soft things around them.

Pressing Down: The Lever

Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427175281

Pressing Down explores the benefits and uses of the lever. RobbO and RobbEE learn how a lever can be formed in three different ways to do different kinds of worklift and lower, separate, and open.

Pulling Up: The Pulley

Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427175298

Pulling Up explores the benefits and uses of the pulley. This clever device uses rope wound over a grooved wheel to help lift heavy loads. RobbO and RobbEE use a pulley to remove the engine from their car.

Rolling Along: The Wheel and Axle

Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427175304

Rolling Along explores the benefits and uses of the wheel and axle. RobbO and RobbEE build a cart to make it easier to move a heavy load, and learn how the wheel and axle are also used for lifting and turning.

Sloping Up and Down: The Inclined Plane

Felicia Law Gerry Bailey (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427175311

Sloping Up and Down explores the benefits and uses of the ramp. RobbO and RobbEE learn that a ramp is called an inclined plane. They discover that ramps are used for building stairs and escalators, and were even used as far back as ancient Egypt to build the pyramids.