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Primary Junior Mathematics

Guide to resources in mathematics for the Primary/Junior grades

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PJ Liaison Librarian

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Brenda Reed
Education Library, McArthur Hall
Queen's University, Kingston, ON, K7M 5R7
613-533-6000 x 77644

Math Resources for K-6 Teachers

Ontario Math Curriculum, Grades 1 to 8


The Queen's Education Library supports your math teaching by providing you with:

  • children's picture books and novels with math connections, shelved by author
  • math information books for Grades K-6 shelved in the QA call number section of the Children's & Young Adult Books collection
  • math manipulatives, kits, posters, big books, puppets, DVDs
  • ​student textbooks with accompanying teacher guides
  • math lesson plans written for the Ontario curriculum
  • hundreds of professional books for math teachers on Floor 3 (see QA 135.6)
  • ebooks for math teachers -- available via QCAT
  • online access to top professional journals for Grade 1-6 Math teachers in Ontario, including the OAME Gazette and the NCTM's Teaching Children Mathematics and Middle School Mathematics.

Email me if you have recommendations to keep our collections connected to your classrooms!

Math Picture Books!

Tumblebooks has created a spin-off collection of picture books called Tumble Math.

Enjoy using the Tumble Math collection by going to the Education Library password page for Teacher Candidates.  Select Language to find the username and password for the Tumblebook Library.  Once you are in Tumblebooks, you can select Tumble Math from the top blue menu.  Email your librarian if you run in to any problems.

Tumble Math is currently free online until November 30, so let your librarian know if you would find it to be a useful acquisition for the Library.  

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