Kindergarten math topics
The core math topics kids typically learn in kindergarten include:
Numbers and Operations
- Know numbers by name
- Learn the count sequence
- Count objects
- Compare numbers
- Add and subtract up to 10
- Work with numbers 11 - 19
- Identify and describe shapes
- Compare and create shapes
- 2D and 3D shapes
- Measure length, height, weight
- Compare measurements of two object
- The relative position of objects
You can find greater detail in the common core standards for kindergarten.
Free math worksheets for kindergarten
Our kindergarten math worksheets are divided mostly into "Numbers and Counting" where kids are introduced to numbers and counting, and "Simple Math" where kids begin using numbers in different ways.
Numbers and Counting
The numbers 1 to 20, including printing exercises.
Counting up to 20, including skip counting, counting backwards and missing numbers.
Odd and even numbers, all numbers less than 20.
Reading and writing ordinal numbers (1st, 2nd, third, fourth ...).
Comparing groups of objects and numbers.
Recognize, write, count and compare numbers.
Recognize and continue geometric and other patterns.
Concepts related to measuring lengths and using scales.
Coins, their names and their values.
Reading and creating bar charts.
Adding numbers up to 20 using objects and addition equations.
Subtracting small numbers using objects or subtraction equations.
Introduction to identifying 2D shapes.
Concepts such as big vs small, tall vs short, etc.
Practice sorting objects based on different properties.
We sell 5 kindergarten workbooks in our bookstore (also available as a bundle):
Introduces students to numbers up to 10 including printing numbers, patterns, words for numbers, counting and comparing numbers.
Introduces students to numbers from 11 - 100, including concepts such as "tens and ones", "same and different", sorting & sets.
Introduces addition and subtraction, focusing on adding and subtracting up to 10 objects. Includes number bonds and simple equations.
Focuses on identifying and describing 2D shapes. Also position words, rotating and scaling shapes and some 3D shapes.
Introduces students to concepts related to measurement including size comparisons, length, weight and capacity, units of time and identifying coins.