Thomas and Dakota were playing with the peg board in the Pine room. Dakota was building towers. Dakota sorted them by colors. Dakota said, “there are five towers, and the colors are blue, red, green, orange, and purple”.
Other children joined Dakota and built tall towers.
Michigan Standard of Quality:
1.Early Learning Expectation: Math Practices. Children begin to develop processes and strategies for solving mathematical problems.
5. Early Learning Expectation: Simple Operations and Beginning Algebraic Thinking. Children begin to develop skills of sorting and organizing information, seeing patterns, and using information to make predictions and solve new problems.
Elise Jelonek, HDF 409