Counting Cows

Using black stones, we learned about dairy cows, counting, and numbers!

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Each child was given a group of white dairy cows with various numbers written below them. They then placed the correct number of “spots” onto each cow, counting as they did so.

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After this, we talked about what the various numbers look like.

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By counting, young children gain an understanding of concrete relationships.

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By counting, our students also learn that each object gets one number. In gaining insight of concrete relationships, they further their comprehension that things continue to exist.

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