For 6th or 7th grade students who are preparing to take the Algebra in Motion™ sequence. This sequence gives them the arithmetic skills and reasoning needed to excel in Algebra.
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Before moving on to an Algebra curriculum students should have mastered the following concepts and practices:
This course sequence has been designed in such a way that it can either replace or augment a more simple curriculum at the 6th and 7th grade level. The distinct advantage that this course has is that its topics are inherently interesting to students. And when your student is ready, they will find this course waiting for them.
This course combines several types of design and everyday implementations where an adult would need to quickly apply and understand how to use arithmetic.
Teaches students about money and how to manage it. In this digital world of finance it becomes even more important to understand how money works.
Students will tackle many of our world's most compelling challenges using mathematics. Here they learn the techniques needed to become informed citizens.
The Applied Mathematics sequence consists of three 30-hour courses that total 90 hours of material covering the arithmetic that a student would find in a 6th and 7th grade curriculum. Academic year sequences are held in 10 week classes each 3 hours long. Summer camps are held in a single week and cover 30 hours of material.
Classes consist of hands-on activities, lecture, and practice problems. Academic year students are required to complete a minimal amount of practice problems.