Early Math

What do you need to know and do to help your preschooler learn about math?  Most preschoolers, even without guidance from adults, are naturally interested in math as it exists in the world around them.  Your child may grasp (and enjoy) certain math concepts more easily than others; some variation in children's math awareness and skills is to be expected. Even so, by age 3 or 4 your child should understand certain math concepts and be able to perform related math tasks. Learn more about how preschoolers learn math:



 

Suggested Tip!

Read Books New Ways

Does it feel like you’ve read the same story 100 times? Read it a new way: Ask the child questions about what they think will happen next and encourage them to tell you what they see in the illustrations.
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