Author & Title

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My First Look at Numbers. Random House, 1990.

Counting to 100

Ackerman, Karen. A Brighter Garden. Putnam, 1990.


*Aker, Suzanne. What Comes in 2s, 3s, and 4s? Simon & Schuster, 1990.

Counting by 2s, 3s, 4s

Allen, Pamela. Mr. Archimedes’ Bath. Lathrop, Lee & Shepard, 1975.

Measurement,water displacement

Allen, Pamela. Who Sank the Boat? Putnam, 1989.

Addition, sums of 5

Allen, Robert. Numbers: A First Counting Book. Platt & Munk, 1968.


Allington, Richard L. Numbers. Raintree, 1979.

Counting to ten

Anno, Mitsumasa. The King’s Flower. HarperCollins, 1976.

Big and small

*Anno, Mitsumasa. Anno’s Counting Book. Crowell, 1977.

Counting, zero, place value

Anno, Mitsumasa. Anno’s Counting House. Philomel, 1982.

Counting, partitions of 10

*Ardley, Neil. The Science Book of Sound. Harcourt Brace, 1991.


Arnosky, Jim. All Night Near the Water. Putnam, 1991.

Night creatures

Arnosky, Jim. Every Autumn Comes the Bear. Putnam, 1993.


Arnosky, Jim. Otters Under Water. Putnam, 1992.


Aylesworth, Jim. One Crow: A Counting Rhyme. Lippincott, 1988.

Counting, zero, farm animals, seasons

Baker, Keith. Big Fat Hen. Harcourt Brace, 1994.


*Bang, Molly. The Paper Crane. Mulberry, 1985.


Bang, Molly. Ten, Nine, Eight. Morrow, 1991.

Counting backwards from ten

*Barrett, Judi. Animals Should Definitely NOT Wear Clothing. Aladdin, 1970.

Sorting, clothes

Bash, Barbara. Urban Roosts: Where Birds Nest in the City. Little, Brown, 1990.

Animal homes

*Baylor, Byrd. Everybody Needs a Rock. Charles Scribner, 1974.

Rocks, classification

*Baylor, Byrd. When Clay Sings. Macmillan, 1972.


Becker, John. Seven Little Rabbits. Scholastic, 1973.

Counting backwards, subtraction

Berenstain, Stanley & Janice Berenstain. Bears on Wheels.

Number concepts

*Berman, Karen. The Lunch Line. Scholastic, 1997.


Blumenthal, Nancy. Count-a-Saurus. Macmillan, 1989.

Counting to ten

Bogart, Jo Ellen.  10 for Dinner. Scholastic, 1989.

Addition, sums of 10

*Bourgeois, Paulette. The Amazing Dirt Book. Addison-Wesley, 1990.


*Brisson, Pat. Benny’s Pennies. Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1993.


Brown, Mark. One Two Three: An Animal Counting Book. Little, Brown, 1976.

Counting to 20, animals

Browne, Philippa-Alys. African Animals ABC. Little, Brown, 1995.

Animals, endangered species

Bruna, Dick. I Can Count. Price/Stern/Sloan, 1984.

Counting to 12.

Bruna, Dick. I Can Count More. Price/Stern/Sloan, 1984.

Counting from 13-24

Burningham, John. Just Cats. Viking, 1983.

Counting to 5

Burningham, John. Pigs Plus. Viking, 1983.


Butler, M. Christina. Too Many Eggs. David R. Godine, 1988.

Counting, addition

Calmenson, Stephanie. Dinner at the Panda Palace. HarperCollins, 1991.


Calmenson, Stephanie. One Little Monkey. Parents Magazine Press, 1982.

Counting to ten

Calmenson, Stephanie. Ten Furry Monsters. Parents Magazine Press, 1984.

Counting to ten, one less than, pictographs

Carle, Eric. 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo. Philomel, 1990.

Counting to ten

Carle, Eric. Eric Carle’s Animals Animals. Putnam, 1989.

Animal poems

Carle, Eric. Rooster’s Off to See the World. Picture Book Studio, 1972.

Counting, bar graphs, patterns

Carle, Eric. The Tiny Seed. Picture Book Studio, 1987.

Plant life cycle

*Carle, Eric. The Very Busy Spider. Putnam, 1989.

Size, time, spatial patterns, spiders

Carle, Eric. The Very Quiet Cricket. Putnam, 1990.


*Carroll, Kathleen. One Red Rooster. Houghton Mifflin, 1992.


Carter, David. How Many Bugs in a Box? Simon & Schuster, 1988.

Counting to ten

Casler, Leigh. The Boy Who Dreamed of an Acorn. Putnam, 1994.


Chandler, Jean. The Poky Little Puppy’s Counting Book. Western Publishing, 1980.

Counting to ten

*Cleveland, David. The April Rabbits. Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, 1978.


Coats, Laura Jane. The Oak Tree. Macmillan, 1987.


Conran, Sebastion. My First 1, 2, 3 Book. Aladdin, 1988.

Counting to 20, larger numbers

*Crews, Donald. Ten Black Dots. Greenwillow, 1986.

Counting, graphs, one more

Crowther, Robert. The Most Amazing Hide-and-Seek Counting Book. Viking Penguin, 1981.

Counting to 20, by 10s to 100, odd and even, one more than

*Dandi. Animal Babies. Landoll, 1995.


*Davies, Kay, & Wendy Oldfield. Floating and Sinking. Raintree Steck Vaughn, 1992.


*Dee, Ruby. Two Ways to Count to Ten. Holt, 1988.

Counting by 1s and 2s

Demi. Demi’s Count the Animals 1-2-3. Grossett & Dunlap, 1986.

Counting by 1s, 5s, 10s, 2s

De Regniers, Beatrice Schenk. So Many Cats! Clarion, 1985.

Counting, one more than

Dunn, Phoebe, & Vincent B. Lee. How Many? Random House, 1988.

Counting to 15

Ehlert, Lois. Color Farm. J.B. Lippincott, 1990.

Animals, shapes, sorting

Ehlert, Lois. Color Zoo. J.B. Lippincott, 1989.

Animals, shapes, sorting

Ehlert, Lois. Fish Eyes: A Book You Can Count On. HarperCollins, 1990.

Counting, one more than

*Ehlert, Lois. Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf. Harcourt Brace, 1991.

Trees, seasons

Eichenberg, Fritz. Dancing in the Moon: Counting Rhymes. Harcourt Brace, 1983.

Counting to 20

*Enderle, Judith Ross. What Would Mama Do? Boyds Mills Press, 1995.


*Ernst, Lisa Campbell. Sam Johnson and the Blue Ribbon Quilt. Mulberry, 1983.


Ernst, Lisa Campbell. Up to Ten and Down Again. Lothrop Lee & Shepard Books, 1986.

Counting to ten

Esterl, Arnica. The Fine Round Cake. Four Winds Press, 1991.


*Etts, Marie Hall. Gilberto and the Wind. Puffin, 1963.


*Evans, David, & Claudette Williams. Make It Balance. Dorling Kindersley, 1992.

Weight, physics

*Evans, David, & Claudette Williams. Make It Change. Dorling Kindersley, 1992.


*Everett, Percival. The One That Got Away. Clarion, 1992.

Addition, subtraction

Feelings, Muriel. Moja Means One: A Swahili Counting Book. Dial, 1971.


Felix, Monique. The House. American Education Publishing, 1993.


*Felix, Monique. The Wind. Creative Editions, ?


*Freeman, Don. Corduroy. Puffin, 1968.

Size, money

Froman, Robert. Bigger and Smaller. Crowell, 1971.


Froman, Robert. Less Than Nothing Is Really Something. Crowell, 1973.

Negative numbers

*Gallimard, Jeunesse, & Claude DelaFosse. Musical Instruments. Scholastic, 1994.


*Geisert, Arthur. Pigs from 1 to 10. Houghton Mifflin, 1992.

Counting to 10

*Geringer, Laura. A Three Hat Day. Harper & Row, 1985.

Problem solving, ordinals

Gerstein, Mordicai. Roll Over! Crown, 1984.

Counting, adding/subtracting one

*Gibbons, Gail. Paper, Paper Everywhere. Harcourt Brace, 1983.


*Giganti, Paul, Jr. Each Orange Had 8 Slices: A Counting Book. Greenwillow, 1992.

Counting, fractions

*Giganti, Paul, Jr. How Many Snails? A Counting Book. Greenwillow, 1988.

Counting to 43, color, size

*Glaser, Linda. Wonderful Worms. Millbrook Press, 1992.


Godkin, Celia. What About Ladybugs? Little, Brown, 1995.


Gould, Deborah. Brendan’s Best-timed Birthday. Bradbury Press, 1988.


Gould, Ellen. The Blue Number Counting Book. Learning Tools, 1983.

Counting to ten, zero

*Grambling, Lois. Night Sounds. Rayve Productions, 1996.


Gretz, Susanna. Teddy Bears 1 to 10. Four Winds Press, 1986.

Counting, one more than

Grossman, Virginia & Sylvia Long. Ten Little Rabbits. Chronicle, 1991.

Counting to ten (multicultural)

Grover, Max. Amazing and Incredible Counting Stories: A Number of Tall Tales. Harcourt Brace, 1995.


Hamm, Diane Johnston. How Many Feet in the Bed? Simon & Schuster, 1991.

Counting, problem solving

Harada, Joyce. It’s the 0-1-2-3 Book. Heian International, 1985.

Number concepts, zero

*Harrington, Geri. Gray Squirrel at Pacific Avenue. Soundprints, 1995.


Haskins, Jim. Count Your Way through Africa. Carolrhoda, 1989.

Counting (multicultural)

Hawkins, Colin. Adding Animals. Putnam, 1983.


Hawkins, Colin, & Jacqui Hawkins. How Many Are in This Old Car! Putnam, 1988.

Counting, counting on

Hawkins, Colin. Take Away Monsters. Putnam, 1984.


*Hayes, Ann. Meet the Orchestra. Harcourt Brace, 1991.


Hellen, Nancy. The Bus Stop. Orchard Books, 1988.

Number concepts, ordinal numbers

Heller, Ruth. How to Hide a Butterfly and Other Insects. Putnam, 1985.


Heller, Ruth. The Reason for a Flower. Putnam, 1983.

Interdependence between plants and animals

*Henkes, Kevin. Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. Greenwillow, 1996.


*Hoban, Lillian. Arthur’s Funny Money. Harper Trophy, 1981.

Money (dollars and cents)

*Hoban, Russell. A Bargain for Frances. Harper & Row, 1970

Money (dollars and cents)

Hoban, Russell. Ten What? A Mystery Counting Book. Scribner, 1975.

Counting, addition

Hoban, Tana. 1, 2, 3. Greenwillow, 1985.

Counting to ten

Hoban, Tana. Big Ones, Little Ones. Greenwillow, 1976.

Mature and young animals

*Hoban, Tana. Count and See. Macmillan, 1972.

Counting, place value

Hoban, Tana. Is It Larger? Is It Smaller? Greenwillow, 1985.


Hoban, Tana. Push, Pull, Empty, Full: A Book of Opposites. Macmillan, 1972.


*Hoban, Tana. Shapes, Shapes, Shapes. Greenwillow, 1986.


*Hoban, Tana. 26 Letters and 99 Cents. Greenwillow, 1987.


*Holtzmann, Caren. A Quarter from the Tooth Fairy. Scholastic, 1995.

Money to 25¢

*Hong, Lily Toy. Two of Everything. Albert Whitman & Co., 1993.


Hooper, Meredith. Seven Eggs. Harper & Row, 1985.

Ordinals, days of week

Howard, Katherine. I Can Count to One Hundred . . . Can You? Random House, 1979.

Counting to 100, place value

*Hutchins, Pat. Clocks and More Clocks. Puffin, 1984.


*Hutchins, Pat. One Hunter. Greenwillow, 1982.

Counting to ten

Hynard, Julia. Percival’s Party. Children’s Press International, 1983.

Counting to ten

Inkpen, Mike. One Bear at Bedtime. Little, Brown, 1987.

Counting to ten

*Johnson, Sylvia. Silkworms. Lerner Publications, 1982.


Johnston, Tony. Farmer Mack Measures His Pig. Harper & Row, 1986.

Measurement, 100

*Jonas, Ann.  The Quilt. Greenwillow, 1984.


*Jordan, Helene. How a Seed Grows. Harper Trophy, 1960.


*Keenan, Sheila. The Biggest Fish. Scholastic, 1996.


*Keenan, Sheila. More or Less a Mess. Scholastic, 1997.


*Keller, Holly. Geraldine’s Blanket. Mulberry, 1984.


Kilroy, Sally. The Baron’s Hunting Party. Viking, 1987.

Counting to 20

Kingsley, Emily Perl, Jeffrey Moss, Norman Stiles, & Daniel Wilcox. Sesame Street One, Two, Three Story Book. Random House, 1973.

Counting to ten

*Kitchen, Bert. Animal Numbers. Dial, 1987.

Counting, numbers to 100, animals and their young

Kite, Patricia. Down in the Sea: The Crab. Albert Whitman, 1994.

Fiddler crabs

Kite, Patricia. Down in the Sea: The Sea Slug. Albert Whitman, 1994.

Habitats, anatomy, behavior

*Kleinhenz, Sydnie Meltzer. More for Me. Scholastic, 1997.


Koch, Michelle. Just One More. Greenwillow, 1989.

Adding one

Koontz, Robin Michal. This Old Man, the Counting Song. Dodd, Mead & Co., 1988.


Krauss, Ruth. The Carrot Seed. Harper & Row, 1945.


Kredenser, Gail. One Dancing Drum. S. G. Phillips, 1971.


*Lafferty, Peter. Force & Motion. DK Publishing, 1992.


*Lamm, C. Drew. Woodchuck at Blackberry Road. Soundprints, 1995.


*Lamm, C. Drew. Cottontail at Clover Crescent. Soundprints, 1995.


Law, Felicia, & Suzanne Chandler. Mouse Count! Gareth Stevens, 1985.

Classification, counting, groups of ten, graphing, even/odd, addition/subtraction

Lee, J. Douglas. Animal 1*2*3! Gareth Stevens, 1986.

Counting to 20, animals, addition

Leedy, Lorreen. The Great Trash Bash. Holiday House, 1991.


*Lillie, Patricia. When This Box Is Full. Greenwillow, 1993.


*Ling, Bettina. The Fattest, Tallest, Biggest Snowman Ever. Scholastic, 1997.


Linn, Charles F. Estimation. Crowell, 1972.

Estimation, measurement

*Lionni, Leo. The Biggest House in the World. Random House, 1968.

Size, snails

*Lionni, Leo. Inch by Inch. Astor-Honor, 1960.


Lionni, Leo. Numbers to Talk About. Pantheon, 1985.

Counting to ten, one more than

Lionni, Leo. Swimmy. Pantheon, 1968.


Lobel, Arthur. "The Lost Button" in Frog and Toad Are Friends. Harper & Row, 1970.

Sorting & classifying

*Maccarone, Grace. Monster Math. Scholastic, 1995.

Counting, one more/less

*Maccarone, Grace. The Silly Story of Goldie Locks. Scholastic, 1996.


Maestro, Betsy, & Guilio Maestro. Dollars and Cents for Harriet. Crown, 1988.


Maestro, Betsy. Harriet Goes to the Circus: A Number Concept Book. Crown, 1977.


Manley, Deborah. Animals One to Ten. Raintree, 1979.

Counting to ten, part-whole, inside/outside, big/small, equivalent sets

Mathews, Louise. Cluck One. Dodd, Mead, 1982.


Mathews, Louise. The Great Take-Away. Dodd, Mead, 1980.


Matthias, Catherine. Too Many Balloons. Children’s Press, 1982.

Counting to ten

*McDermott, Gerald. Arrow to the Sun. Viking, 1974.


McGrath, Barbara. The M & Ms Counting Book. Charlesbridge, 1994.


McLeod, Emilie W. One Snail and Me. Little, Brown, 1961.

Counting, part-whole combinations, estimation, animals

*McMillan, Bruce. Counting Wildflowers. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1986.

Counting, one-to-one correspondence, place value, wildflowers

*McMillan, Bruce. Eating Fractions. Scholastic, 1991.


*Mellonie, Bryan, & Robert Ingpen. Lifetimes. Bantam, 1983.

Life cycles

Melville, Herman. Catskill Eagle. Putnam, 1991.


*Merriam, Eve. 12 Ways to Get to 11. Simon & Schuster, 1993.

Addition, sums of 11; number sentences

Micklethwait, Lucy. I Spy Two Eyes: Numbers in Art. Greenwillow, 1993.


*Mitgutsch, Ali. From Sand to Glass. Carolrhoda, 1972.


*Mitgutsch, Ali. From Tree to Table. Carolrhoda, 1972.

Making furniture

Moerbeck, Kees, & Carla Dijs. Six Brave Explorers. Price Stern Sloan, 1988.


Moore, Inga. Six-Dinner Sid. Simon & Schuster, 1991.

Counting, addition

Morehouse, Henry B. Even Steven and Odd Todd. Scholastic, 1996.

Even/odd, addition/subtraction

Morgan, Sally. Circles and Spheres. Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1994.


Morgan, Sally. Spirals. Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1995.


*Morozumi, Atsuko. One Gorilla. Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1990.

Counting to ten

*Morrissey, Dean. Ship of Dreams. Harry N. Abrams, 1994.

Night journey

*Myller, Rolf. How Big Is a Foot? Demco, 1991.


Noll, Sally. Off and Counting. Greenwillow, 1984.

Counting to ten

*Otto, Carolyn. Raccoon at Clear Creek Road. Soundprints, 1995.


Owen, Annie. Annie’s One to Ten. Knopf, 1988

Counting, partitions of 10

Oxenbury, Helen. Helen Oxenbury’s Numbers of Things. Delacorte Press, 1983.

Counting to ten, by 10s, infinity

*Paul, Ann Whitford. Eight Hands Round. HarperCollins, 1991.

Shapes, patterns

Pienkowski, Jan. Numbers. Little Simon, 1981.

Counting to ten

*Pinczes, Elinor. One Hundred Hungry Ants. Houghton Mifflin, 1993.

Counting by 1s, 2s, 5s, 10s.

Pluckrose, Henry. Capacity. Franklin Watts, 1988.


Pluckrose, Henry. Counting. Franklin Watts, 1988.

Counting, patterns, one-to-one correspondence, more/less than

Pluckrose, Henry. Numbers. Franklin Watts, 1988.

Uses of numbers

*Polacco, Patricia. Thunder Cake. Philomel, 1990.


Pomerantz, Charlotte. The Half-Birthday Party. Clarion, 1984.


Priddy, Roger. Animal Antics. Covent Garden Books, 1994.

Animal behaviors

Priddy, Roger. Funny Faces. Covent Garden Books, 1994.

Animal behaviors

Punnett, Dick. Count the Possums. Child’s World, 1982.

Counting, counting on

*Radley, Gail. Rainy Day Rhymes. Houghton Mifflin, 1992.


Raffi. Five Little Ducks. Crown, 1989.

Counting, subtraction

*Rau, Dana. Robin at Hickory Street. Soundprints, 1995.


Rees, Mary. Ten in a Bed. Little, Brown, 1988.

Counting, adding/subtracting one

*Reid, Margarette. The Button Box. Dutton, 1990.


Rice, Eve. Peter’s Pockets. Greenwillow, 1989.

Addition, place value

Richards, Dorothy Fay. Wise Owl’s Counting Book. Children’s Press, 1981.

Counting to 10, by 10s to 100

*Ring, Elizabeth. Loon at Northwood Lake. Soundprints, 1995.


Robinson, Shari. A First Number Book. Grosset & Dunlap, 1981.

Ordinals, sets, zero, counting, adding/subtracting

Rocklin, Joanne. Musical Chairs and Dancing Bears. Henry Holt & Co., 1993.

Counting backwards, one more/less

*Rocklin, Joanne. One Hungry Cat. Scholastic, 1997.

Time, division

*Rockwell, Anne & Harlow. The Toolbox. Macmillan, 1972.


*Royston, Angela. Chick - See How They Grow. Lodestar, 1992.

Growth, chickens

Russo, Marisabina. The Line-Up Book. Greenwillow, 1986.

Patterns, measurement

*Ryder, Joanne. Hello Tree. Lodestar, 1991.


*Ryder, Joanne. The Snail’s Spell. Puffin, 1988.


Scarry, Richard. Richard Scarry’s Best Counting Book Ever. Random House, 1975.

Counting to 20, by 10s to 100, addition, grouping by 5s

Schade, Susan. The Noisy Counting Book. Random House, 1987.

Counting to ten, animals

Schneider, Herman & Nina Schneider. How Big Is Big? Addison-Wesley, 1946.


*Schreiber, Anne. Slower than a Snail. Scholastic, 1995.

Sorting, faster/slower

*Schwartz, Amy. Annabelle Swift, Kindergartner. Orchard, 1988.

Counting, money

Sendak, Maurice. One Was Johnny. Harper & Row, 1991.

Counting, counting backwards

*Serfozo, Mary. Who Wants One? Margaret K. McElderry, 1989.

Counting to ten

Shapp, Martha, & Charles Shapp. Let’s Find Out about What’s Big and What’s Small. Franklin Watts, 1975.


Shapp, Martha, & Charles Shapp. Let’s Find Out about What’s Big and What’s Small. Franklin Watts, 1975.


*Sherrow, Victoria. Skunk at Hemlock Circle. Soundprints, 1995.


*Sherrow, Victoria. Chipmunk at Hollow Tree Lane. Soundprints, 1995.


Shoenherr, John. Bear. Putnam, 1991.

Seasons, migration

Shulevitz, Uri.  One Monday Morning. Macmillan, 1967.

Graphing, counting

Silver, Maggie. Who Lives Here? Little, Brown, 1995.


*Sis, Peter. Going Up! A Color Counting Book. Greenwillow, 1989.


*Sis, Peter. Waving. Greenwillow, 1988.

Counting to 15

*Slater, Teddy. Stay in Line. Scholastic, 1996.

Counting to 12

*Sloat, Teri. From 1 to 100. Dutton, 1991.


*Spohn, David. Winter Wood. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1991.


*Stamper, Judith Bauer. Tic-Tac-Toe Three in a Row. Scholastic, 1998.

Games (discrete math)

*Steig, William. Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. Simon & Schuster, 1969.


*Stevenson, James. The Mud Flat Olympics. Greenwillow, 1994.


Sugita, Yutska. Goodnight, 1, 2, 3. Scroll Press, 1971.

Counting, color, spatial relationships

Suhr, Mandy. Smell. Carolrhoda Books, 1994.


Testa, Fulvio. If You Look Around You. Dial, 1982.


Theodorou, Rod, & Carole Telford. Big and Small. Rigby, 1996.

Animal opposites

Theodorou, Rod, & Carole Telford. Fast and Slow. Rigby, 1996.

Animal opposites

Thomson, Ruth. All About 1,2,3. Gareth Stevens, 1987.

Counting to ten, subsets, jungle animals

*Tompert, Ann. Grandfather Tang’s Story. Crown, 1990.


Trinka, Rod, & Kerry Argent. One Woolly Wombat. Kane/Miller, 1985.

Counting, animals

*Udry, Janice May. A Tree Is Nice. HarperCollins, 1984.


*Van Allsburg, Chris. Two Bad Ants. Houghton Mifflin, 1988.

Habitats, comparing size of objects

*Walker, Sally. Opossum at Sycamore Road. Soundprints, 1995.


Walter, Marion. Look at Annette. M. Evans & Co., 1971.


*Walton, Rick. How Many, How Many, How Many.


*Weidner, Kathleen. Ladybug at Orchard Avenue. Soundprints, 1995.


Wells, Rosemary. Max’s Toys: A Counting Book. Dial, 1979.

Counting to ten

*Wexler, Jerome. Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds. Simon & Schuster, 1987.


*Wiesner, David. June 29, 1999. Clarion Books, 1992.

Seedlings, measurement

*Wilkes, Angela.  The First Garden Book. DK Publishing, 1992.


*Williams, Karen Lynn. Galimoto. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1990.


*Williams, Vera B. A Chair for My Mother. Mulberry Books, 1982.

Estimation, money

*Williams, Vera. Cherries and Cherry Pits. Mulberry, 1986.


*Williams, Vera. Something Special for Me. Mulberry, 1983.


Winik, J. T. Fun with Numbers. Penworthy, 1986.

Counting, zero, ordinal numbers

*Wise, William. Ten Sly Piranhas. Dial, 1993.

Counting backwards, subtraction

Wood, A.J. Animal Counting. Price/Stern/Sloan Publishers, 1987.

Counting to ten

*Wood, Audrey. The Napping House. Harcourt Brace, 1984.


Woodhouse, Margaret. When the Toast Popped Up! Outside the Box, 1997.


Wormell, Christopher, & Kate Green. A Number of Animals. Harcourt Brace, 1993.

Counting to ten.

*Wright, Alexandra. Alice in Pastaland: A Math Adventure. Charlesbridge, 1997.

Number concepts, basic operations, measurement, problem solving

*Wu, Norbert. Fish Faces. Henry Holt & Co., 1993.


Wylie, Joanne, & David Wylie. How Many Monsters? Learning about Counting. Children’s Press, 1985.


Yeoman, John. Sixes and Sevens. Macmillan, 1974.

Counting to ten

Yolen, Jane. Owl Moon. Putnam, 1987.


Youldon, Gillian. Numbers. Franklin Watts, 1986.

Counting to ten

Zaslavsky, Claudia. Count on Your Fingers African Style. Crowell, 1980.

Counting, one-to-one correspondence

*Ziefert, Harriet. A New Coat for Anna. Dragonfly, 1986.


*Zion, Gene. No Roses for Harry! HarperCollins, 1986.

Sequence of events

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