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Elementary School Counting & Cardinality

Counting & Cardinality Math Lists
Kindergarten 5 lists
* The Common Core Math Standards only provide Counting & Cardinality at the Kindergarten level.


Kindergarten Counting & Cardinality
Comparison - List 1 of 1
Counting - List 1 of 1
Grouping - List 1 of 1
Money - List 1 of 1
Sequence - List 1 of 1
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The basic foundation for any elementary math lesson plan is the knowledge of number names and their order. Counting in sequence and understanding cardinality is a skill that each person uses everyday throughout their lives. It is the groundwork upon which addition, subtraction, and other mathematical operations are built.

The math vocabulary lists are based on the Common Core Elementary Math Standards. VocabularySpellingCity has selected the elementary math words that apply to the key math concepts and written level-appropriate elementary math definitions combined with meaningful example sentences. Elementary students can use these materials for reinforcement to build understanding or assessment. Teachers can import the lists into their account and then edit or extend the lists for their own purposes.

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Common Core State Standards Overview for Elementary School - Counting & Cardinality

  • Know number names and the count sequence.
  • Count to tell the number of objects.
  • Compare numbers.
Kindergarten Counting & Cardinality
Comparison - List 1 of 1
Counting - List 1 of 1
Grouping - List 1 of 1
Money - List 1 of 1
Sequence - List 1 of 1
* You must be logged in to import a list to your account.

VocabularySpellingCity gives students the ability to learn the vocabulary of numbers and practice it through flash cards and fun online games. Students learn to spell the name of each number with spelling tests and handwriting worksheets. This rudimentary and essential understanding of the relationship between numbers as words and numbers as numerals is aided by practice of elementary math vocabulary and definitions. Comparing quantities, counting, and cardinality is achieved through an elementary core curriculum that involves repetition and rehearsal of elementary math words through math worksheets and questions. The counting and cardinality word lists below, which are based on the Common Core State Standards, enrich students' comprehension by showing them how to write numbers, whether counting by ones or tens. Learning math vocabulary and spelling with these lists is something students can count on!


Counting & Cardinality Math Vocabulary
Words at a Glance:

Counting & Cardinality

Comparison: big, equal, more, between, less, before, after, opposite, small, compare

Counting: hundred, count forward, even, number, odd, numeral, quantity, small, big

Grouping: pair, table, add, equal, ten, one, count forward, tally, group

Money: coin, money, cent, penny, dime, quarter, count, dollar, nickel

Sequence: fourth, fourth, number line, sequence, order, tens, ones, even numbers, odd numbers


 
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