In the Exam Room – Let Me Count the WaysOctober 21, 2020
Taking a diet history of a young child can be a great way to assess and promote early numeracy. Early numeracy refers to the foundations of mathematical understanding. It’s promoted through everyday discussion and exposure to basic mathematical ideas, such as different quantities, the relationship between large and small amounts, and actual number naming.
Ask a child how many cups of milk they drink a day? Counting
Ask a child their favorite fruit. Categorization
Ask a child what type of green vegetable they like. Sorting
Ask a child if they drink a lot, a little or no juice. Quantities