Common Core Math Vocabulary

# Five - Definition with Examples

## Let's Learn!

**What is Five?**

The whole number between 4 and 6 is 5.

In mathematics, the number 5 represents a quantity or value of 5.

The number name of 5 is five.

Little Sam is showing 5 fingers.

There are 5 balloons, 5 birds and 5 apples.

## Let's Sing!

*5 little penguins play the congo,*

*5 little penguins waddle in a row.*

*Look at them dance to the jive,*

*One, two, three, four and five!*

## Let's do it!

Children can be asked to observe or count 5 things around them. For instance, you can ask your child to walk to aisle 5 or pick out 5 quantities of an item while shopping for grocery. You can also, ask your child to pick out 5 of his/her favorite crayons or pencils while they are working on coloring worksheets.

**See also**

Number, Natural Number, Whole Number, Odd number, Prime Number, Four, Six

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