Your little darling is becoming quite a mathwiz now. His capacity to understand simple mathematical concepts has increased tremendously. He will be increasingly using his logical reasoning to solve simple everyday problems that will involve comparing objects based on their shape, size and number. Your little onecan now easily recognize the numbers.

**What you need to know**

Your child’s ability to understand mathematical concepts and use them in everyday life will depend on the type of environment that he is getting at home. The more his play time is used to make him understand and use the concepts the better will be his understanding. Most 4 year olds will know the simple shapes like square, circle, triangle, etc. With the help of puzzles and blocks shapes, size and number concepts can be strengthened.