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Incorporating Math into Gross Motor Play

Reflections from the Field

Preschool teacher Jessica Abildgaard incorporated a sorting activity in an obstacle course using toy trucks to suit her student's developmental needs. In order to prepare her students for kindergarten, she wanted to strengthen their numeral identification and sorting skills while incorporating gross motor play. Jessica describes how combining physical movement with toys can increase student's mathematical enhancement in fun and creative ways.

Transcript: English; Spanish

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