• She continued to grow in her math skills.–SAIL Parent 2016

Math K – 4

This class was designed to help maintain and develop math skills as well as use math vocabulary.  A variety of approaches, techniques, and strategies will be utilized in order to meet individual student needs and learning styles.  All of the activities are hands-on and engaging for the students. Many activities will be game based to increase student engagement.

Skills Developed:

  • Time: Reading a calendar, identifying/writing time, drawing/reading a clock
  • Place Value: reading and writing numbers up to the millions, standard, expanded, and word form
  • Addition: procedure and sequence of steps with and without carrying
  • Subtraction: procedure and sequence of steps, borrowing
  • Money: identifying coins and their values, counting change using like coins, counting change using coins of different values, adding and subtracting amounts written in dollars and cents notation, writing amounts of money using dollars and cents notation, making change
  • Multiplication: multiplying by a single-digit by multi-digit number up to the hundreds, 2 digit by 2 digit
  • Division: making equal groups, finding remainders
  • Fractions: Parts of a whole, represent fractions using pictures
  • Measurement: use various objects such as links to measure objects, use of rulers to accurately measure objects in centimeters, inches, and feet

Math 5 – 8

This class was designed to help maintain and develop math skills as well as use math vocabulary.  A variety of approaches, techniques, and strategies will be utilized in order to meet individual student needs and learning styles.  All of the activities are hands-on and engaging for the students.

Skills Developed:

  • Place Value: reading and writing numbers up to the billions place, standard, expanded, and word form
  • Addition: procedure and sequence of steps with and without carrying using large numbers
  • Subtraction: procedure and sequence of steps, borrowing using large numbers
  • Multiplication: multiplying single-digit numbers up to thousands
  • Division: long division, steps and procedures, finding remainders
  • Perimeter, Area, Volume: formulas and procedures, finding perimeter, area, and volume for various shapes
  • Fractions/Ratios/Probability: vocabulary, equivalent fractions, identifying fractions, shading, naming, reducing/simplifying, adding, subtracting, comparing, multiplying & dividing
  • Angles/Measurement: use of rulers to accurately measure objects in centimeters, inches, and feet, length, weight, and capacity conversions, use of a protractor to measure/draw an angle, finding the measure of missing angles
  • Decimals/Money/Percent : identifying place value, adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, adding and subtracting amounts written in dollars and cents notation, writing amounts of money using dollars and cents notation, making change, converting decimals to a percent