great blog with awesome ideas for using picture books to teach different concepts...has them categorized with what book to use to teach what. Love it! Patricia Polacco, Classroom, Reading, Teaching, Schools, Picture Books, Teachers, Children Book, Pictures Book
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It is important that kids realize we read for lots of reasons - and one of those reasons is to learn something new! Use picture books to introduce your little ones to concepts such as counting. It brings together the joy of reading with the joy of learning. Don't worry if they don't "get it" the first time through! Just have fun learning together.
Teach concepts with adapted books. Fun, interactive way to teach what is, what is not the middle.
Books to use when teaching cause and effect. This would be a great start in teaching independent and dependent quantity