Poetry collection for young readers with the emphasis on math concepts including measuring time, patterns, counting, symmetry, numbers, shapes, estimating and more!

Finished January 31 Hungry for Math: Poems to Munch On by Kari-Lynn Winters + Lori Sherritt-Fleming + Peggy Collins This collection of.

FICTION:Charlie, the smallest child in his first grade class, is amazed to discover that of the three pumpkins his teacher brings to school, the tiniest one has the most seeds.

How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?: Margaret McNamara, G. Brian Karas Here is an adorable picture book for curious kids, which explores skip counting and estimation in a fun pumpkin-themed classroom experiment.

Uses a dialog between two friends, one who estimates, one who counts precisely, to show estimation at work in everyday life

(Mathstart, Level Estimating) by Great Source teaching estimation

The hungry Pig family learns about money and buying power as they turn the house upside down looking for enough money to buy dinner at the local restaurant.

Pigs Will Be Pigs: Fun with Math and Money . By Amy Axelrod. Aladdin, ( This story is about pigs who run out of money and have to.

Describes the various forms which money can take, including coins, paper money, and personal checks, and how it can be used to make purchases, pay off loans, or build interest in the bank.

If You Made a Million by David Schwartz: Books for Kids about Money that are still fun.

FICTION:During the Great Depression, Marshall, an African American boy, uses lessons learned in arithmetic class and guidance from his mother to figure out how many beans are in a jar in order to win her a new sewing machine in a contest.

During the Great Depression, Marshall, an African American boy, uses lessons learned in arithmetic class and guidance from his mother to figure out how many beans are in a jar in order to win her a new sewing machine in a contest.

Estimation Station [kit]: Use the proportional scoop to make logical estimations of the materials in the cube jar. Activity guide contains a week's worth of activities including estimation, counting, place value, comparing and ordering numbers, making predictions, graphing, statistics and mathematical reasoning.

The Estimation Station is the perfect way to teach your students to make logical, mathematical estimates.

Childrens Books for Teaching Estimation and How to Estimate

Teaching estimation can be tricky, as children sometimes have a hard time grasping the uncertainty of it. The children's books listed on this page can help!

...estimate and then measure various distances to develop a sense of large linear measurements. Also, create a time line of the expedition's events and figure out the fractional amount of the total expedition that has passed when each event occurs...

Precision Series Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance

Text and pictures make possible the conceptualization of a million, a billion, and a trillion.

Anniversary Edition (Reading Rainbow Books): David M. Schwartz, Steven Kellogg -- Ever wonder just what a million of something means? How about a billion? Or a trillion?

FICTION:A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown…

Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad by Ellen Levine, illustrated by Kadir Nelson.I love this book!

Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs introduce early fluent readers to estimation using numerous real-world examples. Includes activity, glossary, and index.

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A child, her waitress mother and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire. (estimating)

A Caldecott Honor book. A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.

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