Testing Schedule:
ACCESS (ELL): March 1-24
MCA Reading (gr 3-5): April 12-20
MCA Math (gr 3-5): April 21-28
MCA Science (gr 5): May 1-5
MPG/MAP (gr 1-2): May 8-30

Kindergarten Math Standards

Listed below are the learning targets for all Kindergarten students in Minneapolis Public Schools. For more information about what students are expected to learn in Kindergarten, consult the MPS "Parent Guide to Kindergarten"

Patterns

  • I can learn in math workshop.
  • I can describe and create repeating patterns.
  • I can describe and create repeating, growing and shrinking patterns .

Shapes

  • I can recognize 2D shapes.
  • I can sort 2D shapes and explain my thinking.
  • I can use shapes to create a picture and explain the picture.
  • I can recognize 3D shapes.
  • I can sort 3D shapes.
  • I can match 3D shapes to objects around me.

Collections

  • I can represent numbers up to 20 many d ifferent ways
  • I can count forward from any number up to 10
  • I can count backward from any number up to 10
  • I can accurately count to solve problems

Compare and Order

  • I can describe the attribut es of objects.
  • I can compare the attributes of objects.
  • I can order objects by their attributes.
  • I can sort objects by their attributes.

Solving Problems

  • I can solve addition and subtraction problems with numbers up to 10
  • I can take apart and put together numbers up to 10
  • I can represent numbers up to 31 many different ways
  • I can count forward from any number up to 31
  • I can count backward from any number between 1 and 31
  • I can compare and order whole numbers up to 20