Ducks Disappearing by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Math Curse by Jon Scieszka
Too Many Pumpkins by Linda White
Weighing the Elephants by Ting-xing Ye
Math Online Resources
Ask Dr. Math
http://mathforum.org/dr.math The Math Forum is hosted by Drexel University and features “Ask Dr.
Math,” a question-and-answer service for math students and their teachers. A
searchable archive is available by level and topic.
Early Mathematics Education Project
http://earlymath.erikson.edu The goal of the Early Mathematics Education Project of the Erikson
Institute is to provide to early childhood professionals the professional
development, research, and resources that support the solid introduction of
early math concepts to young children. The project website offers valuable
information, recommended links, and resources.
www.khanacademy.org The Khan Academy is a not-for-profit organization offering “free world-
class education for anyone anywhere.” Online lessons in math and science
are helpful resources for teachers who want to brush up on their knowledge
and skills or prepare advanced content for exceptionally bright students.
Mathcats is an award-winning site offering online games and activities for
children of all ages. Recommended by the National Council of Teachers of
Mathematics, the site is created and operated by math teacher Wendy Petti.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
www.nctm.org The website of the NCTM offers lessons and resources for teachers as well
as access to national standards and Curriculum Focal Points, “the most
important math topics for lasting learning at each grade level Pre-K–8.”
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