Math, the Preschooler and Play
Math is the foundation for logical thought and problem solving.
Materials in 2 sizes
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Materials with contrasting features
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Musical instruments can be contrasted
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Storage for small and large
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Materials that can be shaped and changed
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Sets of materials
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Toys to count
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Art for comparison talk
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One to one correspondence
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Count numbers
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Count touching each object once
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Spatial relationships
Filling and emptying
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More filling and emptying
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Empty box play
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Change the shape of toys
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Different perspectives
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More perspective taking
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Comment about position, directions and distance.
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Math exploration