When it comes to fostering a love for math from an early age, number activities for preschool children are amazing tools to have in your back pocket. In this article, we’re here to share some easy, fun number activities that you and your preschooler can try at home!
Although there’s a lot of emphasis placed on emergent reading, experts show that pre-k math skills are just important for your child’s learning development.
Your child has mastered the alphabet; they can name the letters, they know the order of the letters, and they know the sounds that each letter represents. So, what’s next? Are they ready to start sounding out words? The answer is: maybe! Sounding out is the process of blending sounds into words. We use this process whenever we encounter a word we aren’t familiar with. Since it is second nature for us, it seems like this process of blending sounds to make words should be simple for kids who know the alphabet. But this process actually involves specific skills that go beyond knowing the alphabet. Keep reading to see if your child is ready to start sounding out words.
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