Transitional kindergarten (often referred to as TK) offers the perfect opportunity to overcome the limits of grade-level thinking by positioning it as the middle of a learning journey children take from preschool through kindergarten.
The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is the world's largest organization working on behalf of young children.
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Many passionate ECEs feel hesitant about engaging in conversations about ECE policy. That said, it’s essential to learn how! Join us at our Public Policy Forum for a roadmap to help you get comfortable! Are you joining us? 2 days ago
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Bedtime Math fan Alexis V. asked us, how many times do we blink while watching a movie? Read on to find out the answer and do the math - you may not believe your eyes! The post Don’t Blink, or You’ll Miss the Movie appeared first on Bedtime Math.
How would you feel if you went to bed at night ready to sleep, and found someone already sleeping in your spot? Well, that's probably how this dog felt when he found the cat in his bed. Read on to do the math on the pillow fight that followed, and see how hard this pup worked to get his bed back. The post Pillow Fight for Pets appeared first on Bedtime Math.
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Children look for ways to organize & make sense of their world through play & stories they hear. Sorting items into groups by specific ATTRIBUTES gives kids the opportunity to define sets according to a rule... 5 Kids Books that Involve Sets and Sorting earlymath.erikson.edu/5-of-the-best-…pic.twitter.com/LSUH1lqMT1
Jigsaw puzzles are a great way for children to develop spatial thinking. DIY puzzles allow you to adapt and create them at home.
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Measuring with Books, Blocks, and Even Penguins "There are any number of wonderful books that give children very concrete images to show how big creatures are and to make comparisons to their own size." ... See MoreSee Less
There are any number of wonderful books that give children very concrete images to show how big creatures are and to make comparisons to their own size.
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Regardless of how high #preschoolers can rote count, a child’s sense of what those numbers actually mean develops gradually. We call this understanding NUMBER SENSE, and it requires relating numbers to real quantities. ... See MoreSee Less