How Many Legs?

Young children experience a great sense of accomplishment when they learn how to distinguish between different amounts.

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By noting differences in numbers, they are building a foundation for more complex mathematical thinking.

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Using picture diagrams, we practiced sorting and counting some of our favorite farm critters!

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There were two categories: animals with two legs, and animals with four legs. Each student placed their creatures under the correct number after counting the number of legs.

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