Picture Books to Teach Math

Categories

Add/Subtract

1+1=5: And Other Unlikely Additions by David LaRochelle
Y QA115 .L37 2010

12 Ways to Get to 11 by Eve Merriam
Y QA115 .M47 1992

Domino Addition by Lynette Long
LRC LT4430.C5285 D6 1996

Each Orange Had 8 Slices: A Counting Book by Paul Giganti
Y QA113 .G54 1992

Hardworking Puppies by Lynn Reiser
Y PZ7.R27745 Har 2006

Mission--Addition by Loreen Leedy
LRC LT4430.H548 M57 1997

Sea Sums by Joy N. Hulme
Y QA115 .H85 1996

Critical Thinking

Anno's Hat Tricks by Akihiro Nozaki
Y QA63 .N4913 1985

Division

A Remainder of One by Elinor J. Pinczes
Y PZ8.3.P558676 Re 1995

Gator Pie by Louise Mathews
Y PZ7.M4253 Gat 1995

The King's Commissioners by Aileen Friedman
Y PZ7.F8964 Ki 1994

One Hundred Hungry Ants by Elinor J. Pinczes
Y PZ8.3.P558676 On 1993

Two Ways to Count to Ten: A Liberian Folktale by Ruby Dee
Y PZ8.1.D344 Tw 1988x

Fractions

Fractions = Trouble! by Claudia Mills
Y PZ7.M63963 Fr 2011

Fractions, Decimals and Percents by David A. Adler
Y QA117 .A256 2010

Gator Pie by Louise Mathews
Y PZ7.M4253 Gat 1995

Geometry

Grandfather Tang's Story by Ann Tompert
LRC LT4490.C77 G7 1990

The Greedy Triangle by Marilyn Burns
Y PZ7.B93739 Gr 1994

Mouse Shapes by Ellen Stoll Walsh
Y PZ7.W1675 Mou 2007

When a Line Bends--A Shape Begins by Rhonda Gowler Greene
Y PZ8.3.G824 Wh 1997

Large Numbers

A Million Fish--More or Less by Patricia C. McKissack
Y PZ8.1.M465 M1 1992

Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is? by Robert E. Wells
Y BF299.S5 W455 1993

On Beyond a Million: An Amazing Math Journey by David M. Schwartz
Y QA113 .S39 1999

Math Poetry

Marvelous Math: A Book of Poems by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Y PS595.M36 M37 1997

Mathematickles! by Betsy Franco
Y PS3556.R3325 M37 2003

Measurement

Counting on Frank by Rod Clement
Y QA113 .C53 1991

Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni
Y PZ10.3.L6465 In 1960bx

The Librarian Who Measured the Earth by Kathryn Lasky
Y QB36.E73 L37 1994

Millions to Measure by David M. Schwartz
Y QA465 .S315 2003

Money and Economics

Alexander, Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday by Judith Viorst
Y PZ7.V816 Am 1988

If You Made a Million by David M. Schwartz
Y HG179 .S335 1989

Market Days: From Market to Market Around the World by Madhur Jaffrey
Y HF5470 .J34 1995

Pigs Will Be Pigs by Amy Axelrod
Y PZ7.A96155 Pi 1994

Multiplication

7 X 9 = Trouble! by Claudia Mills
Y PZ7.M69362 Aae 2002

Amanda Bean's Amazing Dream: A Mathematical Story by Cindy Neuschwander
Y PZ7.N4453 Am 1998

Anno's Magic Seeds by Mitsumasa Anno
Y QA295 .A6613 1995

Anno's Mysterious Multiplying Jar by Mitsumasa Anno
Y QA246.5 .A5613 1983

Math Attack! by Joan Horton
Y PZ8.3.H78753 Mat 2009

Two Ways to Count to Ten: A Liberian Folktale by Ruby Dee
Y PZ8.1.D344 Tw 1988x

Number Concepts

The Button Box by Margarette Reid
Y PZ7.R2728 Bu 1990

Teeth, Tails and Tentacles: An Animal Counting Book by Christopher Wormell
Y QA113 .W67 2004

Problem Solving and Riddles

Anno's Hat Tricks by Akihiro Nozaki
Y QA63 .N4913 1985

Easy Math Puzzles by David A. Adler
LRC LT4490.H548 E37 1997

Five Creatures by Emily Jenkins
Y PZ7.J4134 Fi 2001

Math Curse by Jon Scieszka
Y PZ7.S41267 Mat 1995

Math Mini-Mysteries by Sandra Markle
LRC LT4490.A76 M3 1993

The Rabbit Problem by Emily Gravett
Y PZ7.G77577 Rab 2010

Sequences

Beep Beep, Vroom Vroom! by Stuart J. Murphy
Y QA246.5 .M87 2000

Simple Counting

Christopher Counting by Valeri Gorbachev
PZ7.G6475 Chr 2008

The King's Commissioners by Aileen Friedman
PZ7.F8964 Ki 1994

The M&M's Brand Chocolate Candies Counting Book by Barbara Barbieri McGrath
QA113 .M3937 1994

One More Sheep by Mij Kelly
PZ8.3.K2985 One 2006

Warthogs in the Kitchen: A Sloppy Counting Book by Pamela Duncan Edwards
PZ8.3.E283 War 1998

Telling Time

Bats Around the Clock by Kathi Appelt
PZ8.3.A554 Baf 2000

My Bike by Donna Jakob
PZ7.J153554 My 1994

Sarah's Secret Plan by Linda Johns
PZ7.J6219 Sar 1995

The School Bus Comes at Eight O’ Clock byDavid McKee
PZ7.M19448 Sc 1994

Telling Time with Big Mama Cat by Dan Harper
PZ7.H231325 Tf 1998

Tick Tock by Lena Anderson
PZ8.3.A556 Ti 1998bx

Zero

Zero is the Leaves on the Tree by Betsy Franco
QA141.3 .F734 2009

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