Math Standard
Each lesson aligns with one of more of the national standards for mathematics.
Math Topic
Each library addresses 12 to 18 gradelevelappropriate math topics. (Some books cover multiple topics.)
Connecting to Your Curriculum
Elaborates on the math topic addressed, showing how it connects to the math curriculum.
About the Book
Provides a quick summary of the featured children’s book.

The Lesson Summary
Gives a general overview of the lesson and the topic(s) it will cover.
The Lesson
Detailed instructions guide teachers through each step of the lesson, including readaloud strategies, the teaching of mathematical skills and concepts, vocabulary reinforcement, and critical thinking skills.
Follow Up
Extends the lesson with enrichment activities, handson experiences, problemsolving activities, and individual and smallgroup learning exercises.
