Everyday Fun With Addition and Subtraction: Let’s Talk About Math Video
Watch how computation skills develop from birth to 5 years old.
An early understanding of addition and subtraction can be seen when children experiment with:
- Counting the number of items in a group of objects.
- Adding objects to a group.
- Removing objects from a group.
- Comparing groups of objects—to figure out which has more or if they have the same amount.
Download a handout with fun activities designed to support young children’s growing knowledge of addition and subtraction from birth to 5 years old below.