**Begin to understand the concept of symbols (that "2"
means an amount)**

**Counting
and numbers (1-20) Comparing - tall or short, more or less, etc. **

**Sorting - organizing items by a particular feature **

**Shapes - circles, squares, triangles, then cubes, spheres (balls)
and pyramids name, draw and compare (curves or straight lines, number of sides) **

**Begin the concepts of addition and subtraction **

example:
5-3=2 start with numbers 0-5

**Begin the concept of measuring - height, distance, amount, etc. example: amount for cooking
- 1 cup **

**Begin
understanding the role of math in making choices along with how used in other areas**