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#### Curriculum Focal Points: Kindergarten

Number and Operations

 Overview Introduction (pages 1-12), Chapter 1 (pages 13-15), Chapter 2 (pages 37-40), Chapter 3 (pages 59-61) Representation "Choose a Number" (pages 16-18) Combining "Frumps' Fashions" (pages 41-45) Joining Sets "Frames" (pages 46-48) Equal-sized Groups "Jamal's Balloons" (pages 52-54) Addition "Flip Two" (pages 65-67)

Geometry

 Overview Introduction (pages 1-8), Chapter 1 (pages 9-13), Chapter 2 (pages 31-33), Chapter 3 (pages 49-51), Chapter 4 (pages 67-68) Sorting Shapes "Alike and Different" (pages 17-18) Position "Ins and Outs" (pages 33-35) Relative Position "Match My Grid" (pages 36-37) Spatial Reasoning "From Here to There" (pages 39-41) "Mirror Monsters" (pages 52-54) Create Shapes "Mirror Pictures" (pages 55-58) Basic Shapes "Block Views" (pages 69-70)

Measurement

 Overview Introduction (pages 1-10), Chapter 1 (pages 11-13), Chapter 2 (pages 29-32) Comparing "Body Balance" (pages 14-15) Sizing "Scavenger Hunt" (pages 16-17) Capacity "Fill It Up" (pages 21-23) Length "Giant Steps, Baby Steps" (pages 32-33) Comparing Weights "Balance the Pans" (pages 34-36) Unit Measure "Snake Imprints" (pages 37-40) Comparing Amounts "Scoop It" (pages 41-43) Standard Unit "Grandma" (pages 49-51)

#### Connections to the Focal Points: Kindergarten

Algebra

 Patterns "Snakes and More Snakes" (pages 13-15) "Footprints" (pages 16-18) Missing Addends "How Many Are Under the Cup?" (pages 34-35) Addition Facts "Lots of Spots" (pages 36-37) Measurement "Who Jumps the Farthest?" (pages 57-59)

Problem Solving and Reasoning

 Overview Introduction (pages 1-7) Counting "Bears in the House and in the Park" (pages 10-13) Geometric Relationships "Shape Families" (pages 17-19) Measurement "Line Up" (pages 20-22)