Curriculum

Introduction to Competition Math (Grades 3-5)

  • How to compete
  • Getting to the meat of the question
  • AJHSME (Modern AMC 8) practice
  • MATHCOUNTS School round practice
  • How to not make silly mistakes
  • Competition Preparation of Choice

Kindergarten

  • Counting to 20
  • Counting by 2’s and 3’s
  • Single digit addition
  • Single digit subtraction
  • Addition and Subtraction word problems (easy)
  • Units, Tens, Hundreds
  • Counting with pictures
  • Shapes

1st Grade

  • Counting to 50
  • Counting by 5’s and 10’s
  • Basics of telling time
  • <, >, and =
  • Addition – 1 and 2 digits
  • Subtraction – 1 and 2 digits
  • Money

2nd Grade

  • Two Digit Addition and Subtraction
  • Measurement
  • Three Digit Addition and Subtraction
  • Fractions/Partitions
  • Time
  • Money
  • Multiplication
  • Shapes (Sides, Vertices)

3rd Grade

  • Multiplication of whole numbers
  • Division of whole numbers
  • Decimal addition and subtraction
  • Addition of fractions with the same denominator
  • Multiplication of fractions
  • Rounding
  • Simplifying fractions
  • Area and Perimeter

4th Grade

  • Reading word problems
  • Multiplication and Division word problems
  • Addition and Subtraction word problems
  • Adding fractions word problems
  • Multiplying fractions word problems
  • Solving for a missing variable in an addition or subtraction problem
  • Equivalent fractions

5th Grade

  • Two digit multiplication
  • Three digit multiplication
  • Long division and remainders
  • Volume
  • Introduction to the Cartesian coordinate system
  • The Pythagorean theorem