# Kindergarten » Number & Operations in Base Ten » Work with numbers 11-19 to gain foundations for place value. » 1

Print this pageCompose and decompose numbers from 11 to 19 into ten ones and some further ones, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record each composition or decomposition by a drawing or equation (such as 18 = 10 + 8); understand that these numbers are composed of ten ones and one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, or nine ones.