What should be included to describe the background of the educational classroom and the goals for counting for preschoolers?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com July 15, 2018, 5:05 pm ad1c9bdddf
Your curriculum (national, local, or school specific) will mostly determine the goals of preschool math. In general though, a preschool mathematics classroom has future concepts in mind, so the goals and strategies of the classroom would have some future lessons in mind such as place value, addition and subtraction (with and without regrouping) thus, it will seem logical to concentrate on counting and building into simple addition and subtraction.
There are a few points you can consider in thinking of the goals and classroom of the preschool mathematics classroom:
1. Counting is connected to language acquisition. There are psychological effects of number names on the counting. The Chinese number names are innately helpful for place value (you can research more on this ...
Preschool Math and ideas associated with language acquisition and differentiated instruction are presented.