# Math

Math (X) - Counting and Numbers (X)

## Monkey's Gold

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Bad luck! Finally the pirates have succeeded in seizing the valuable gold treasure. Unfortunately, the cheeky monkey Pinky has now come along and pinched the whole treasure chest! So begins a zippy chase for the valuable gold ducats. But watch out!

Grade Level:
Elementary
Middle
Content Area:
Math
Special Education
Play Time:
15 min.

## Division with Toys

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Introduces young readers to division through everyday situations. Features simple text, full-color photographs, a glossary, and a list of resources for further study.

## Graphing in the Desert

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Readers use graphing methods to keep track of the different things they see in a desert. Defines terms such as bar graph, circle graph, icon, key, line graph, and pictograph.

## Holiday Fractions

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Uses bright illustrations with specific Holiday objects to teach young students how to work with fractions.

## Measuring at Home

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Uses unique photographs and simple instructions to teach children how to measure a variety of things around their home including some measurements in recipes.

## Money at the Store

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Teaches money and counting concepts through a story about two boys who go to the grocery store to buy items to make ice cream sundaes.

## Multiplication on the Farm

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Introduces multiplication concepts as seen on a farm. Elements counted include pigs, horseshoes, eggs, and cornstalks.

## Numbers on the Street

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Shows how numbers are seen and used in everyday life from sport uniforms to addresses.

## Patterns in Nature

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Uncovers patterns in nature including the seasons, trees, rocks, insects, and vegetables. Provides a glossary and a list of additional resources.

## Sorting at the Ocean

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Uses bright illustrations of living creatures like fish and accumulated rubbish to teach young children how to sort things they discover from the ocean. Demonstrates how to place them in groups by different colors, shapes, and sizes.

## Subtraction at School

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Uses bright photographs and simple statements about specific objects in a schoolroom to teach young students subtraction.

## How Many Jelly Beans?

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How many jelly beans are enough? How many are too many? Aiden and Emma can’t decide. Is 10 enough? How about 1,000? That’s a lot of jelly beans. But eaten over a whole year, it’s only two or three a day. This giant picture book offers kids a fun and easy way to understand large numbers. Starting with 10, each page shows more and more colorful candies, leading up to a giant fold-out surprise—ONE MILLION JELLY BEANS! With bright illustrations and an irresistible extra-large format, How Many Jelly Beans? makes learning about big numbers absolutely scrumptious!

## Domino Addition

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It's time to spread out your dominoes and learn how to add! Learning to add is fun when you use dominoes. This bold, colorful counting book shows you how.

First learn how to use simple addition to find the total number of dots, from zero to twelve, on each domino. Then see if you can find the dominoes with each total hidden in the pictures. With a simple but imaginative approach, Lynette Long has created a fun-filled counting book sure to appeal to even the most reluctant math students.

## Cupcakes!

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A New Tumble Math Short!
Watch as two monsters learn to count cupcakes using subtraction and addition skills.

## One Duck Stuck (MS)

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One duck is stuck in the muck. Can two fish, tails going swish, help? What about three moose, munching on spruce? Will four crickets, chirping in the thickets, be able to pull the unlucky duck out of the muck? With bright, spirited illustrations by Jane Chapman, this counting tale by Phyllis Root is a feast of sounds and numbers that will have young listeners scrambling to join the slippy, sloppy fun.

Keywords: duck, numbers, rhyming, wildlife, animals