Kindergarten Math Academic Standards

Below are the academic standards for Kindergarten math, organized by domain. Each standard is marked to indicate whether it is major (green), supporting (blue), or additional (yellow). Click on any domain to explore its academic standards in more depth, review pre- and post-requisites, and find specific standards-related resources.

Domain K.CC

Counting and Cardinality

Know number names and the count sequence.

Standard K.CC.A.1

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Count to tell the number of objects.

Standard K.CC.B.4

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Standard K.CC.B.5

Compare numbers.

Standard K.CC.C.6

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Domain K.OA

Operations and Algebraic Thinking

Understand addition as putting together and adding to, and understand subtraction as taking apart and taking from.

Standard K.OA.A.1

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Domain K.NBT

Number and Operations in Base Ten

Work with numbers 11-19 to gain foundations for place value.

Standard K.NBT.A.1

Domain K.MD

Measurement and Data

Describe and compare measurable attributes.

Standard K.MD.A.1

Standard K.MD.A.2

Classify objects and count the number of objects in each category.

Standard K.MD.B.3

Domain K.G

Geometry

Identify and describe shapes.

Standard K.G.A.1

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Analyze, compare, create, and compose shapes.

Standard K.G.B.4

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Standard K.G.B.6