Geometry

Title

Author
Grade

Comments
3-D,
2-D, 1-D
Adler
Dimensions
Abuela Dorras
PK-3
Dual
language book; perspective from the air

A
Cloak for the Dreamer

Friedman
PK-3

Multicultural; tessellations

A
Lion in the Night
(oop)

Allen
K-2

Maps, directional vocabulary
Angles
Are As Easy As Pie
(oop)
Froman
4-8
Angles

Anno�s
Math Games III
(Spanish)

Anno
PK-3
Abstract
thinking, circuitry, geometry, and topology
A
Triangle for Adaora: an African Book of Shapes
Onyefulu
PK-3
Nigerian
culture; shapes in nature
Aunt
Harriet’s Underground Railroad
Ringgold
PK-3
Perimeter
of quilt shapes lesson

Quilts
& the Underground Railroad

Quilt
codes
Beanstalk:
The Measure Of A Giant
McCallum
3-5
Size
The
Boy With Square Eyes
Snape
& Snape
4-6
Too
much TV makes everything square
Building
a Bridge
Begaye
PK-3
Blocks;
Native American
Captain
Invincible & the Space Shapes
Murphy
PK-3
3-D
shapes

The
Case of the Backyard Treasure

Rocklin
PK-3

Patterns, measure, time, maps
Cat’s
Crade, Owl’s Eyes: A Book of STring Games
Gryski
4-12
Paper folding
with stories

Changes, Changes (Aladdin Picture Books)Changes,
Changes

Hutchins
PK-3

3-D shapes
Chickens
on the Move
Pollack
& Belviso
PK-3
Perimeter,
measurement & shape of chicken pen
Circles Ross
4-6
Symmetry,
spheres, spirals
Cubes,
Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres
Hoban
PK-3
3-D
shapes in everyday things
Cut
Down to Size at High Noon: A Math Adventure
Sundby
4-8
Ratio, scale
factor

Draw
Me a Star

Carle
PK-3

Finding triangles in stars       Webpage

Eight
Hands Round

Paul
PK-3

Quilt patterns      Lesson
Quilt
codes
The
Ellipse
Charosh
Ellipses
Exploring
Triangles: Paper-folding Geometry
Phillips
PK-3
Triangles
Eye
Spy Shapes: A Peephole Book
MacKinnon
& Sieveking
PK-3
Clues
to shapes

The
Fine Round Cake

Esterl
PK-3

Gingerbread Boy recipe
Gingerbread
Flat
Stanley
Brown
PK-3
2D
& 3D representations    
Quiz
    Project
  Sightings
Give
the Dog a Bone
Kellogg
K-3
Count
dogs to 250; volume
Grandfather
Tang’s Story
Tompert
PK-3
Tangram
animals      
Area lesson
    Webpage
    
Fraction lesson
    
Other tangram books

The
Greedy Triangle

Burns
PK-3

Geometric shapes
How
to Make Super Pop-Ups
Irvine
3-12
Pop-ups
including the Great Pyramid (tetrahedron)
How
We Learned the Earth is Round
Lauber
PK-3
Circumference
     
Icky
Bug Shapes
Pallotta
PK-3
Insects;
shapes
I
Spy Shapes in Art
Micklethwait
PK-2
Geometric
shapes in art pieces
Jack
& the Beanstalk
Kellogg
PK-3
Coordinate
plane; Pythagorean theorem
Kitten
Castle
Friedman
PK-3
Building
castle from household shapes
The
Kuekumber Kids Meet the Sheik of Shapes
Sutton
3-4
Magic carpets
and geometric shapes

Let’s
Fly A Kite

Murphy
PK-3
Symmetry
The
Librarian Who Measured the Earth
Lasky
PK-3
Eratosthenes;
circumference
The
Log Cabin Quilt
Howard
PK-3
Quilt
patterns; pioneer story
Lesson
    Quilt
codes

Look
at Annette

Walter
PK-3

Symmetry with mirrors
Lost:
A Story of String
Fleischmann
PK-3
String
figures with appendix of instructions

Louise
Builds a House

Pfanner
PK-3

Architectural shapes
Maebelle’s
Suitcase
Tusa
PK-3
Lots
of hats for 108 year old
Mirror
Magic
Simon
4-6
Symmetry;
reflection
Mirror
Puzzle Book
(oop)
Walter
4-6
Shapes
reflected in mirror
M
is for Mirror
Birmingham
PK-3
Symmetry
Mummy
Math: An Adventure in Geometry
Neuschwander
1-4
Geometric
solids; faces
Museum
Shapes
Metropolitan
Museum of Art
K-3
Find
shapes in art pieces
My
Cat Likes to Hide in Boxes
Sutton
&
Dodd
PK-3
Solid
shapes
My
Full Moon is Square
Pinczes
PK-3
Changing
dimensions
Nature
Got There First
Gates
4-7
Spatial
relations, weight, geometric form

Not
Enough Room!

Rocklin
PK-3

Area

Opt:
An Illusionary Tale

Baum
PK-3

Optical illusions
Over,
Under, & Through & Other Spatial Concepts
Hoban
PK-3
Spatial
sense
Pancakes
for Breakfast
de
Paola
PK-3
Circles;
wordless book; sequencing order
Patterns
in Peru
Neuschwander 1-4 Patterns;
geometric shapes

Pigs
on the Ball

Axelrod
PK-3

Geometry in miniature golf
Pyramid Macaulay
4-6
Pyramid
shape; Egyptian history

The
Quilt Story

Johnston
PK-3

Patterns Lesson
Quilt
codes
Racing
Around
Murphy
PK-3
Perimeter
Reflections Jonas
PK-3
Different
perspectives/symmetries; book is reversible!
Right
Angles: Paper-folding Geometry
Phillips
4-6
Angles
Room
for Ripley
Murphy
PK-3
Liquid
measurement; volume
Round
& Round & Round
(oop)
Hoban
PK-3
Round
objects

Round
Trip

Jonas
PK-3

Geometry; negative/positive space; symmetry
Sam
Johnson & the Blue Ribbon Quilt
Ernst
PK-3
Border
designs; patterns & symmetry
Quilt
codes
Sam’s
Sneaker Squares
Gabriel
PK-3
Comparing
area of lawns to mow for money
The
Secret Birthday Message
Carle
PK-3
Pattern
recognition, matching shapes, map-reading, directional relationships
Shape
Space
Falwell
PK-3
Shapes
Shadows
& Reflections
Hoban
PK-3
Symmetry
and reflection
Shadowville Bartalos
PK-3
Shadows
(symmetry)
Shrinking
Mouse
Hutchins
PK-3
Spatial
perspective; size

The
Silly Story of Goldie Locks & the Three Squares

MacCarone
PK-3

Geometric shapes

Sir
Cumference & the Dragon of Pi

Neuschwander
PK-6

A magic number for all circles      
Lesson

Sir
Cumference & the First Round Table

Neuschwander
4-6

Shapes    
Lesson
Sir
Cumference & the Great Knight of Angleland
Neuschwander
4-6
Angles
and protractor medallion
Sir
Cumference and the Isle of Immeter
Neuschwander
3-6
Perimeter;
area
Sir
Cumference & the Sword in the Cone
Neuschwander
4-6
Cones
So
Many Circles, So Many Squares
Hoban
PK-3
Circles
and squares

Spaghetti
and Meatballs for All

Burns
PK-3

Perimeter/area
Webpage     
Stanley
Flat Again
Brown
4-6
2D
& 3D representations
Straight
Lines, Parallel Lines, Perpendicular Lines
Charosh
PK-3
Lines
Sweet
Clara and the Freedom Quilt
Hopkinson
PK-3

Quilts
& the Underground Railroad
Lesson     
Quilt
codes


The
Tangram Magician

Ernst
All

Tangrams    Fraction
lesson

Other tangram books

Three
Pigs, One Wolf & Seven Magic Shapes

MacCarone
PK-3

Tangrams      Fraction
lesson

Other tangram books

Tic-Tac-Toe:
Three in a Row

Stamper
PK-3
Logical
reasoning; tic-tac-toe game
Topsy
Turvies
Anno
PK-3
Dimension;
perspective; impossible pictures (pretty old-fashioned)
Tree
of Life: The World of the African Baobab
Bash
PK-3
Area
and perimeter; African legend
Baobob
tree math
The
Warlord’s Kites
Pilegard K-4 Making kites;
geometrical shapes/angles/vocabulary
The
Warlord’s Puzzle
Pilegard
PK-3
Tiling
& tessellating
The
Village of Round and Square Houses
Grifalconi
PK-3
Squares
& circles; multicultural African story; gender issues
We’re
Going on a Bear Hunt
Rosen
PK-3
Position,
direction and movement
Whats
Your Angle, Pythagoras?
Ellis
4-6
Pythagoras
as a boy discovering his famous theorem
When
a Line Bends, a Shape Begins
Greene
PK-3
From
lines to shapes
Where’s
That Bone?
Penner
PK-3
Mapping;
position words to find buried bones
Why
Do Leaves Change Colors?
Maestro
PK-3
Geometric
activities
X
Marks the Spot
Penner
PK-3
Maps
& charts for problem solving
Zachary
Zormer: Shape Transformer
Reisberg
2-6
Area,
perimeter, length, and width