Focal Points: Pre-K to Kindergarten

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  • 1 University of Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260.

This is the second in a series of articles exploring the use of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics' (NCTM's) 2006 publication, Curriculum Focal Points for Prekindergarten through Grade 8 Mathematics: A Quest for Coherence. The series introduction by NCTM President Skip Fennell, explaining what Curriculum Focal Points are and why NCTM developed them, appeared in the December 2007/January 2008 issue of Teaching Children Mathematics (page 315). In this and subsequent TCM articles, the authors of the various grade bands discuss the Focal Points for one or two grade levels. Because one principle of Curriculum Focal Points is that of cohesive curriculum, in which ideas develop across the grades, we encourage teachers of all grade levels to read the full series.

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