Kids who struggle with math may have trouble with very simple concepts, like “more” vs. “less” and “bigger” vs. “smaller.” They may not understand amounts or the order of things, such as “first,” “second,” or “third.”
The ability to understand basic concepts like these is known as
. When kids have poor number sense, it’s harder to learn math.
As kids move through school, more complex math can become a challenge. This includes concepts like time, distance, measurements, money, and math symbols. Find out
what math skills kids typically have at different ages