number sense and numeration

One fine day

By Nancy Hogrogian

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After the old woman cuts off his tail when he steals her milk, the fox must go through a long series of transactions before she will sew it back on again.
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How much is a million?

By David M. Schwartz ; Steven Kellogg (illustrator)

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Text and pictures try to make possible the conceptualization of a million, a billion, and a trillion.
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The 500 hats of Bartholomew Cubbins

By Dr. Seuss

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At first, Bartholomew Cubbins had just one hat, but when the King ordered him to take it off, he found that he cound not--each time there was another on his head.
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Five silly fishermen : a math reader

By Roberta Edwards

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In this delightful variation of the old tale, five fishermen spend the day fishing, and before going home, decide to count to make sure one of them has not drowned during the day.
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Fish eyes : a book you can count on

By Lois Ehlert

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A counting book depicting the colorful fish a child might see if he turned into a fish himself.
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Jack and the beanstalk

By Steven Kellogg

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A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune.
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The doorbell rang

By Pat Hutchins

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Each time the doorbell rings, there are more people who have come to share Ma's wonderful cookies.
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Across the stream

By Mirra Ginsburg, Nancy Tafuri (illustrator)

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A hen and three chicks are saved from a bad dream by a duck and three ducklings.
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Hattie and the fox

By Mem Fox

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Hattie, a big black hen, discovers a fox in the bushes, which creates varying reactions in the other barnyard animals.
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The empty pot

By Demi

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When Ping admits that he is the only child in China unable to grow a flower from the seeds distributed by the Emperor, he is rewarded for his honesty.
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