Today is Math Storytelling Day!
This is a day to appreciate all the ways math enhances our daily lives. Math Storytelling Day is a great opportunity to get children excited about math through stories and games. Math stories can include logic, patterns, puzzles and numbers.
Dr. Rebecca Klemm, also known as “The Numbers Lady: has founded NumbersAlive! a framework for demystifying numbers and math.
Below you can meet some of the numbers!
Picture Books to share on Math Storytelling Day
Anno’s Counting Book by Mitsumasa Anno. A wordless book which can be used to learn about beginning place value.
Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni. Practice measurement in inches.
One is a Snail, Ten is A Crab by April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre
Rooster is Off to See the World by Eric Carle. Spatial vocabulary and beginning graphing.
Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews. Counting. Geometry in real life. Imaginative play.
What other ways can you share to celebrate Math storytelling?
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