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School Readiness Skills and Picture Books: Math Skills

This guide identifies some of the most important skills for children to master before entering Kindergarten. Under each skill, you will find a list of picture books to help with your child's learning.

Math Skills Checklist

1. Count to at least 10. 

2. Distinguish between letters and numbers. 

3. Say how many objects are in a small group. 

4. Recognize and name basic shapes. 

Recommended Books for Learning Math Skills