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In this eBook Timmy explores the Common Core math standards of Kindergarten while tackling 46 problems (2 for each Common Core standard). This eBook is great for ideas of problems to use in class and helps teachers decipher the confusing Common Core. Written by former middle and high school math teacher and founder of www.iwillsolvethat.com, Timothy Unkert.
to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes. For example, “Can you join these two triangles with full sides touching to make a rectangle?”
Model shapes in the world by building shapes from components (e.g., sticks and clay balls) and drawing shapes.
Analyze and compare two- and three-dimensional shapes, in different sizes and orientations, using informal language to describe their similarities, differences, parts (e.g., number of sides and vertices/“corners”) and other attributes (e.g., having sides of equal length).
Identify shapes as two-dimensional (lying in a plane, “flat”) or three-dimensional (“solid”).
Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.