VocabularySpellingCity provides these kindergarten math word lists so teachers and parents can supplement the kindergarten math curriculum with interactive educational vocabulary games. The games and lists are ready-to-use: just select any math area and word list and then pick one of the 25 learning activities. The material was specifically written for use in a kindergarten math class.
The math vocabulary lists are based on the Common Core Kindergarten Math Standards. VocabularySpellingCity has selected these kindergarten math words as they that apply to the key math concepts. Kindergarteners can use this academic vocabulary at school or at home. Teachers can import the lists into their account and then edit or extend the lists for their own purposes.
Common Core State Overview for Kindergarten Math
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As educators will agree, kindergarten math vocabulary and spelling words are a useful foundation to understanding math concepts. These lists give children the building blocks of kindergarten math vocabulary that help them discuss and understand mathematical principles.
Vocabulary and SpellingCity has taken kindergarten number words that apply to key math concepts and incorporated appropriate kindergarten math definitions combined with meaningful example sentences to enable young learners to gain a comprehensive understanding of basic mathematics. Whether using the games for drill and practice or the tests to assess understanding, these themed lists give kindergartners everywhere an opportunity to learn while having lots of fun!
Kindergarten 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
Operations & Algebraic Thinking: different, alike, input, output, sort, outside, object, match, size, similar
Base Ten Operations
Number & Operations in Base Ten: minus, value, behind, sum, above, difference, add, compare, zero, below, subtract, under, ones, tens, beside, between, addition, sort
Measurement & Data
Measurement & Data: measure, long, estimate, longest, shorter, small, size, big, short, biggest, today, time, minute, calendar, hour, second, yesterday, morning, afternoon, date, minute hand, first, second hand, hour hand, clock, year, equal parts, month, day, week
Geometry: square, shapes, pattern, triangle, rectangle, cylinder, halves, cone, in front of, cube, inside, middle, sphere, corner, curves, slide, right, graph, circle, left
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