Books

One Grain of Rice – by Demi

One Grain of Rice – by Demi

This book is  a mathematical folktale of a raja in India and Rani, a clever young girl. There is a famine in the land but she has a plan to get rice for her family. She makes a bargain with the raja and he soon finds out how quickly one grain of rice doubles into so...

Piggybook by Anthony Browne

Piggybook by Anthony Browne

This book is hilarious. Mrs. Piggott is tired of playing domestic drudge to her unappreciative husband and sons, so she disappears, leaving them to fend for themselves. That's when the Piggott household undergoes the most extraordinary transformation, they slowly...

Black & White by David Macaulay

Black & White by David Macaulay

This is a fantastic book for kids of all ages. It actually has 4 stories going on at the same time but they are all linked together. It's fun for kids to discover how they all relate to each other. The illustrations are great. Teaching Ideas