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Author Moomaw, Sally, 1948-

Title More than counting : standards-based math activities for young thinkers in preschool and kindergarten / Sally Moomaw and Brenda Hieronymus
Edition Standards edition, first edition
Published St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (353 pages :) : illustrations
Contents Chapter 1 Understanding and Applying Mathematics Standards for Young Children; Teachers' Questions; Activity 1.1 Cookie Sheets and Cookie Magnets (Dramatic Play Area); Activity 1.2 Frogs on Lily Pads (Sensory Table); Activity 1.3 Goldfish Cracker Story (Snack); Activity 1.4 Wood Block Sound Patterns (Music Area); Activity 1.5 Pumpkin Growing Prediction Chart (Group Time); Activity 1.6 Surfaces, Edges, and Points (Art Area); Activity 1.7 Blocks and Mirrors (Block Area); Activity 1.8 Forward and Back (Gross-Motor Area); Activity 1.9 Baby Stroller Game (Outside Area)
Activity 1.10 Seed Race (Science Area)Chapter 2 The Number and Operations Standard-Quantification; Teachers' Questions; Activity 2.1 Strawberry Picking Game; Activity 2.2 ""More"" Game; Activity 2.3 Nature Game; Activity 2.4 Teddy Bears and Cubes; Activity 2.5 Doghouse Game; Activity 2.6 Parking Lot; Activity 2.7 Elephant Stacking; Activity 2.8 Spiderwebs; Activity 2.9 Dinosaur Challenge; Activity 2.10 Autumn Game Set; Activity 2.11 Teddy Bear Game Set; Activity 2.12 Winter Game Set; Activity 2.13 Spider and Fly Game Set; Activity 2.14 Bear Hunt Game; Activity 2.15 Hop to the Mitten
Activity 2.16 Up the Downspout RaceActivity 2.17 Butterfly Math Suitcase; Activity 2.18 Grocery Shopping Math Suitcase; Chapter 3 The Number and Operations Standard-Arithmetic Operations; Teachers' Questions; Activity 3.1 Marble Can Addends (Addition); Activity 3.2 Ten in the Bed (Subtraction); Activity 3.3 Chicken Grid Game (Multiplication); Activity 3.4 Baby Grid Game (Multiplication); Activity 3.5 Egg Cartons and Eggs (Division); Activity 3.6 Hide the Ducks (Addition/Subtraction); Activity 3.7 One or More for Each (Addition/Multiplication)
Activity 3.8 How Many Treats (Addition/Multiplication)Activity 3.9 Counting by 5s (Addition/Multiplication); Activity 3.10 Birds on a Wire (Addition/Multiplication); Activity 3.11 Ski Ball (Addition); Activity 3.12 Pendulum Target Game (Subtraction); Activity 3.13 Walking Upside Down Long Path Game (Addition); Activity 3.14 Pirate Treasure Long Path Game (Addition); Activity 3.15 Grandma's Cookies (Addition/Division); Activity 3.16 Fish Fry in Dramatic Play (Addition/Division); Activity 3.17 Getting to School Graph (Addition/Subtraction); Activity 3.18 Fish Bowl (Addition/Subtraction)
Chapter 4 The Algebra StandardTeachers' Questions; Activity 4.1 Bears and Balloons; Activity 4.2 Stinky Socks; Activity 4.3 Cars and People; Activity 4.4 Caterpillar Manipulative Game; Activity 4.5 One in the Bed; Activity 4.6 Five Little Ducks; Activity 4.7 Cookie Sharing; Activity 4.8 Stack and Fall-Keeping Score; Activity 4.9 Button Collection; Activity 4.10 Hat Collection; Activity 4.11 Clothespin and Clip Collection; Activity 4.12 Key Collection; Activity 4.13 Ice Cream Cone Patterns; Activity 4.14 Barrettes on Braids; Activity 4.15 Cookie and Pretzel Pattern Strips
Summary More than one hundred math activities for young children that incorporate early learning standards
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Preschool)
Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs.
Form Electronic book
Author Hieronymus, Brenda, 1945-
ISBN 1605541001 (electronic bk.)
9781605541006 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)