Using Literature to Teach Math
PreKK / Math / Counting
CCSS:
Math.K.CC.B.4
Common Core State Standards
Math 
Math 
K 
Kindergarten 
CC 
Counting & Cardinality 
B 
Count to tell the number of objects 
4 
Understand the relationship between numbers and quantities; connect counting to cardinality. a. When counting objects, say the number names in the standard order, pairing each object with one and only one number name and each number name with one and only one object. b. Understand that the last number name said tells the number of objects counted. The number of objects is the same regardless of their arrangement or the order in which they were counted. c. Understand that each successive number name refers to a quantity that is one larger. 
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Lesson Objective
Practice counting while engaging in a read aloud
Length
2 min
Questions to Consider
 How does the book Ms. Surita picked fit with the math content students are learning?
 What kinds of questions does Ms. Surita ask while reading?
 How does the read aloud lead into the day's activity?
Teacher & School Info

Crystal Surita
Supporting Materials

Using Literature to Teach Math Transcript