The Path to Early Math: What Preschool Teachers Need to Know
Whether you are a teacher looking for ways to strengthen the math learning in your early childhood classroom, an educator in a community of practice who wants to learn more about teaching math in developmentally appropriate ways, or a teacher-educator who wants to offer students an easy-to-use reference and guide for helping young children develop their math competencies and skills, this text will help you make math learning a fun and worthwhile activity in your setting. Filled with photographs of children engaged in real experiences that demonstrate specific math concepts, chapters follow a developmental order: One-to-one correspondence; Forming sets; Object counting; Patterning; Measurement; Two- and three-dimensional geometric shapes; Parts and wholes; and Computation. Paperback. 288 pages.