The Title I Kindergarten students taught by Ms. Shuey at St. Louis Catholic are mastering numerical and mathematical concepts. In order to match one-to-one relationships and develop concrete concepts of numbers, they are using counting jars.
Using Counting Jars
Mastering Addition and Subtraction
Additionally, these students are using counting cubes to practice addition and subtraction skills. The students match the numbers in their equations with the correct number of cubes. Then they note the addition or subtraction sign. Finally, they use the cubes to determine the problems’ answers.