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Symbolic Number

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Symbolic Number is understanding the quantities represented by number words and numbers themselves. Symbolic Number knowledge is a key indicator for arithmetic and general math proficiency.

Symbolic Number skills also include understanding the relationships between different numbers and being able to compare the magnitudes of numbers.

Learn More

  • Number Sense: Topic that explores how the brain works to understand numbers and numerical magnitudes on Digital Promise's Research Map
  • Numerical Understanding: Subtopic that explores how children develop an understanding of numbers and magnitude on Digital Promise's Research Map

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