With all the busyness of work lately, I’ve had trouble coming up with a topic to focus on this month… until I received the Stenhouse Publishers catalog in the mail today and saw this:
So, in honor of the shortest month of the year, I have decided to share some of my favorite math related books for the month of February.
Math lessons often include time for students to interact with manipulatives and practice the concepts covered. Incorporating other types of visual literacy into this content area can also help expand students’ understanding and add an element of fun.
Here’s to 28 amazing picture books on the topic of math:
1. Math in the Bath (and other fun places, too!) by Sara Atherly
2. Mouse Count by Ellen Stoll Walsh
3. Pizza Counting by Christina Dobson, with some delicious illustrations by Matthew Holmes
4. How Tall, How Short, How Far Away by David Adler
5. One Nation: America by the Numbers by Devin Scillian
6. Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni
7. Monster Math by Anne Miranda
8. 100 Hungry Ants by Elinor J Pinczes
9. The M&M’s Brand Counting Book by Barbara Barbieri McGrath
10. The Doorbell Rang by Pat Hutchins
11. Each Orange Had 8 Slices: A Counting Book by Paul Giganti, Jr.
to be continued . . .