This program aims to teach children PROVEN strategies to compute mentally with accuracy and speed. This will empower the students to calculate mathematically in their heads without using paper and pencil.
In this course, children will develop the fluency flexibility and strategic thinking in mental computation by addressing the following:
- WHAT: Children will learn the basic number facts and other math concepts.
- WHEN: Students will have the ability to recognize the demands of a problem and choose the best strategy to solve it.
- WHY: Each strategy is anchored to math concepts, making it easier for students to understand why a procedure works.
- HOW: Various mental math strategies in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division will be discussed systematically and thoroughly in the course.