Engaging young students in meaningful discussions of mathematics is an essential component of their math education. Math 5 combines this type of student engagement along with challenging content to inspire true wonder and love of the subject. Students learn to solve challenging math problems using several “visual approach” strategies based on the Singapore Method that bolster confidence in their own abilities and give rise to a greater appreciation of mathematics.
This grammar level math course is best suited for students in Grade 5 or 6 who know addition/subtraction of multi-digit numbers, multiplication facts and multiplication/division with single digit multipliers and divisors. The course also includes selected pre-algebra, pre-geometry and pre-statistics concepts that will prepare the student for future math courses.