What Your Child Will Learn in Pre-Kindergarten:

Counting and Cardinality

  • Know number names and the count sequence.
  • Count to tell the number of objects (up to 10)
  • Compare Quantities

Operations and Algebraic Thinking

  • Understand addition as putting together and adding to, and understand subtraction as taking apart and taking from.

Number and Operations in Base Ten

  • Work with numbers 0-10 to gain foundations for place value.

Measurement and Data

  • Describe and compare measurable attributes.
  • Sort objects into categories and compare quantities.


  • Identify and describe two-dimensional shapes (circles, triangles, rectangles; including a square which is a special rectangle).
  • Work with three-dimensional shapes to gain a foundation for geometric thinking.

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