Course Description

Grade 1 to 3 Math

Course Objective: The students will receive instruction in and demonstrate the ability to perform basic mathematical functions and problem-solving in the areas of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers, decimals, fractions, and geometry.

Textbook: Math 1 to 3

  • enVision Math by Scott Foresman–Addison Wesley Copyright 2017

Materials:

  • Student textbook
  • Practice and enrichment worksheets
  • Manipulative materials
  • Calculators

Time Allotment:

  • 45 minutes per day, 2 days per week

The course focuses on 4 critical areas.

First, the students will work to understand addition and subtraction, and can perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division . They will work with addition and subtraction equations and understand the relationship between addition and subtraction.

Second, the students will begin to understand how numbers relate to each other, including grouping in tens and ones.

Third, the students will develop an understanding of linear measurements and length units. They will also learn how to tell and write time.

Fourth, the students will begin to understand the attributes of shapes and how to create them. They will understand how to put some shapes together to create a new shape, or how to recognize shapes at different orientations.

Course Content:

  • Course Introduction
  • Counting Numbers
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Charts and Graphs: Bar, Dot plot, Box plot, Line Graph, Histrograph etc
  • Addition/Subtraction/Multiplication/Division
  • Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers, Money, and Decimals
  • Multiplication of Whole Numbers
  • Division of Whole Numbers
  • Number Comparison
  • Number Ordering
  • Find Mod, Mean, Sum, Average, Mean
  • Geometry Shapes: Line, Rectangle, Square, Circle, Cube, Triangle, Cone etc
  • Time and Clock
  • Picture Matching
  • Measuring Distance
  • Data and Graphs
  • Place Value
  • Fractions
  • Decimals
  • Problem Solving

Areas to be evaluated:

  • Class participation
  • Homework assignments
  • Computation time tests
  • Tests
  • Quizzes

Additional activities:

  • Math vocabulary journals
  • Math games