Geometry

The village of round and square houses

By Ann Grifalconi.

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A grandmother explains to her listeners why in their village on the side of a volcano the men live in square houses and the women in round ones.
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Sam Johnson and the blue ribbon quilt

By Lisa Campbell Ernst

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While mending the awning over the pig pen, Sam discovers that he enjoys sewing the various patches together but meets with scorn and ridicule when he asks his wife if he could join her quilting club.
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'Round and around

By James Skofield, James Hale (illustrator)

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A little boy and his father go for a walk and find circular shapes in everything they see and do.
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Grandfather Tang's story

By Ann Tompert, Robert Andrew Parker (illustrator)

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Grandfather tells a story about shape-changing fox fairies who try to best each other until a hunter brings danger to both of them.
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Color farm

By Lois Ehlert

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The rooster, dog, sheep, cow, pig, and other animals on a farm are made up of colorful shapes such as square, circle, rectangle, and triangle. Features die-cut pages.
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Color Zoo

By Lois Ehlert

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Introduces colors and shapes with illustrations of shapes on die-cut pages that form animal faces when placed on top of one another.
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