Math in a Nutshell


Addition and Subtraction

Addition and Subtraction

Add and subtract double digits and columns; find missing numbers; understand properties; and work with money.

Algebra

Algebra

Find and study patterns; manipulate variables to solve equations; become familiar with properties, ordered pairs, and inequalities.

Algebra

Algebra

Work with variables and positive and negative numbers; balance equations; understand properties and the vocabulary of algebra.

Data Analysis and Probability

Data Analysis and Probability

Reinforce probability and provide practice in organizing data graphically.

Fraction Concepts

Fraction Concepts

Students will learn terms, simplify fractions, find equivalent fractions, compare and add mixed numbers and so much more.

Fractions and Decimals

Fractions and Decimals

Find and use equivalent fractions; understand decimal place value; estimate, add, subtract, and multiply using fractions and decimals.

Geometry

Geometry

Become familiar with vocabulary; work with polygons, planes, angles, solids, and symmetry; draw tessellations; take measurements.

Geometry

Geometry

Thanks to this comprehensive kit, area, volume, the language of geometry and 3 kinds of symmetry are no longer a mystery.

Measurement

Measurement

Measure with non-customary units; use a ruler to measure and compare in inches and centimeters; measure perimeter, area, and weight.

Measurement

Measurement

Students will tackle activities focusing on surface area, mass, perimeter, volume, customary and metric units, and even non-standard units of measure.

Metric Tools

Metric Tools

Students master the metric system using metric tools to measure distance and length, capacity and volume, mass, and temperature.

Money

Money

Introduces skip-counting in addition, create a non-customary money system; record money values; make different coin combinations, and make change for a "store".

Multiplication and Division

Multiplication and Division

Use a multiplication chart; multiply up to 3 single-digit numbers; divide to find quotients with no remainders;learn mental math strategies.

Probability

Probability

Students learn about fair and unfair games, population samples, combinations and compound probability.

Problem Solving

Problem Solving

Your students will learn how to search for patterns in data, organize information, eliminate unnecessary information, draw pictures, and build models.

Problem Solving

Problem Solving

Your students will learn how to search for patterns in data, organize information, eliminate unnecessary information, draw pictures, and build models.

Ratio, Proportion, and Percent

Ratio, Proportion, and Percent

Visualize percentages, create/recognize proportional figures; use ratios; measure rates; find equivalent ratios;estimate percentage of areas and numbers.

Time

Time

Students do calendar math, tell and show time on analog clocks, learn AM and PM, work with elapsed time, create a sand timer and pendulum.