spatial relations

Ten black dots

By Donald Crews

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A counting book which shows what can be done with ten black dots--one can make a sun, two a fox's eyes, or eight the wheels of a train.
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Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt

By Deborah Hopkinson

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A young slave stitches a quilt with a map pattern which guides her to freedom in the North.
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Rosie's walk

By Pat Hutchins

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Although unaware that a fox is after her as she takes a walk around the farmyard, Rosie the hen still manages to lead him into one accident after another.
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The paper crane

By Molly Bang

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A mysterious man enters a restaurant and pays for his dinner with a paper crane that magically comes alive and dances.
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Wing-a-ding

By Lyn Littlefield Hoopes ; Stephen Gammell (illustrator )

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Jack's efforts to free his toy wing-a-ding from the branches of a tree soon involve the increasingly outrageous efforts of friends, neighbors, and passersby.
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17 kings and 42 elephants

By Margaret Mahy; Patricia MacCarthy (illustrator)

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Seventeen kings and forty-two elephants romp with a variety of jungle animals during their journey through a wild, wet night.
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Rooster's off to see the world

By Eric Carle

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A simple introduction to the meaning of numbers and sets as a rooster, on his way to see the world, is joined by fourteen animals along the way.
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The jolly postman, or, Other people's letters

By Janet and Allan Ahlberg

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A Jolly Postman delivers letters to several famous fairy-tale characters such as the Big Bad Wolf, Cinderella, and the Three Bears. Each letter may be removed from its envelope page and read separately.
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