Display the image pictured in the sidebar, Attribute Links, to children. Encourage children to describe the attribute links or tell a story about them. You might even encourage children to respond to the Headline Story with a number sentence.
Possible student responses
There are four shapes.
There are three small shapes and one large shape.
Two red shapes and two blue shapes make four shapes.
These attribute links can be sorted by color, by shape, or by size.