Probability and Statistics

Title

Author
Grade

Comments
"A
Closet Full of Shoes" poem
Silverstein
 
Simple
probability      
Lesson
A
Very Improbable Story: A Math Adventure
Einhorn
K-4
Winning a
probability game
Bad
Luck Brad
Herman
PK-3
Bad
luck is sometime a function of probability

Bart’s
Amazing Charts

Ochiltree
PK-3

Charts
Boxcar
Children #32: The Campout Mystery
Warner
4-6
Estimation;
bar graphs
Marshmallow
video #10
The
Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
Twain
 
Mean,
median, range     
Webpage

Chrysanthemum

Henkes
PK-3

Graph name lengths    Webpage
Cloudy
with a Chance of Meatballs
Barrett
PK-3
Data
analysis & probability; collecting data; graphing
Country
Fair
Gibbons
PK-3
Data
collection
The
Cow Buzzed
(oop)
Zimmerman

& Clemesha
PK-3
Record
data, problem solving

The
Cow Who Wouldn’t Come Down

Johnson
PK-3

Which is your favorite animal?

Daley
B

Blake
PK-3

Data collection
The
Day Gogo Went to Vote
Sisulu
PK-3
Voting;
South Africa
Dear
Mr Blueberry
James
PK-3
Certain/impossible
probabilities  
Lesson
     Webpage

Do
You Wanna Bet?

Cushman
4-6

Probable situations   
Lesson
Freight
Train/Tren de Carga
Spanish
Crews
K-2
Arrangements
of colors of train cars
Caldecott winner
The
Great Turkey Walk
Karr
4-6
Collect
& analyze data; money; multiplication; graphs    
Lesson

Guess
Who My Favorite Person Is?

Baylor
All

Statistics
How
Do You Lift a Lion?
Wells
4-6
Weights, pulleys,
simple physics

How
Many Snails?

Giganti
PK-3
Probability
“Hungry
Mungry” in Where
the Sidewalk Ends

Silverstein
 

Graphing
how much he ate
In
the Next Three Seconds
Morgan
3-6
Statistical
prediction
It’s
Probably Penny
Leedy
1-4
What is the
chance that…?
Jumanji
Caldecott 1982
Allsburg
PK-3
Probability
with dice
Lemonade
For Sale
Murphy
PK-3
Bar
graphs
The
Long & Short of It
Nathan &
McCourt
PK-3
Animals parts
compared to everyday objects
Looking
for Cinderella
Dematon
PK-3
Explore
relationship between shoe size and height

The
Mouse Who Owned the Sun

Derby
PK-3

Data analysis
Mysteries
& Marvels of Nature
Dalby
4-6
Facts
about animals, plants, places
The
Mysterious Tadpole
Kellogg
PK-3
Graph
the growing tadpole

No
Fair!

Holtzman
PK-3

Fair games


Pepper’s Journal: A Kitten’s First Year

Murphy
PK-3

Graphs

Pigs
at Odds

Axelrod
PK-3

County fair games of chance    Lesson
Poppa’s
New Pants
Medearis
PK-3
Too long pants
are shortened too much; multicultural
Probably
Pistachio
Murphy
 PK-3
Probability;
even chance     
Lesson
Red
is Best
Stineson
 PK-3
Data
by favorite color, etc
Socrates
& the Three Little Pigs
(oop)
Anno   Permutations
& combinations
Stellaluna

(Spanish)
Cannon
 PK-3
Graphing
skills; comparison      
The
Sundae Scoop
Murphy
PK-3
Combinations
& permutations
Webpage
Ten
for Dinner
Bogart
4-6
Data
analysis & probability; diversity
The
Three Pigs

Caldecott 2002
Wiesner
PK-3
Generate
data and graph     Lesson
Tiger
Math
Nagda
&
Bickel
 4-6
Graphing
Tikki
Tikki Tembo
Mosel
PK-3
Graphing
The
Usborne Book of Facts and Lists
Bresler
4-6
Factual
data using real pictures/words
What
Do You Mean by Average? Means, Medians & Modes
James
& Barkin
 4-6
Measures
of centrality
What’s
Faster than a Speeding Cheetah?
Wells
4-6
Speed; distance;
time
Who’s
Got Spots?
Aber
PK-3
Charts
& graphs to predict who will get chicken pox