Reading Literature Standards Reading Informational Text Standards Reading Foundational Skills Standards Writing Standards Speaking & Listening Skills Standards English Language Arts Standards MATHEMATICS STANDARDS Focus is on two critical areas: (1) representing and comparing whole numbers, initially with sets of objects; (2) describing shapes and space. More learning time in Kindergarten is devoted to number than other topics. Counting & Cardinality Standards Operations & Algebraic Standards Numbers & Operations in Base Ten Measurement & Data Standards Geometry Standards