Research shows early math literacy helps kids succeed in school and improves future career prospects. Books are a natural way to teach kids math concepts in a way that keeps them engaged.
These books for kids in preschool to Grade 3 teach math concepts, such as: number sense and numeration, geometry, patterning and even algebra, in fun and new ways.
A Million Dotsby Andrew Clements
Riddle-Iculous Mathby Joan Holub
Can You Count to Googol?
by Robert E. Wells
Ten Little Ladybugs
by Melanie Gerth
Math Potatoes: Mind-stretching Brain Food
by Greg Tang
by Robert Munsch
by Tiffany Stone
Who's the Big Bad Wolf? A Math Fairy Tale
by George & Molly Gadanidis
Mathemagic! Number Tricks
by Lynda Colgan.
The Grapes of Math
by Greg Tang.
For more about how these books can help early math learners, read Math Memories You Can Count On: A Literature-Based Approach to Teaching Mathematics in Primary Classroom by Jo-Anne Lake.