The Numbers Game!
Teacher: Donna Mallick
Cost: $256 or $64/month for 4 months
Mat Fee: $25
This class offers engaging lessons and activities to stimulate a student’s knowledge of math geared toward the 2nd and 3rd grader.
We will be incorporating games involving the current math topic which will aid the learning process of the math knowledge and principles. Some concepts that will be covered are: adding and subtracting in depth, including fact families, doubles, doubles plus one, combinations of 10, bridging to 10, etc., estimating the volume of containers, fractions, adding fractions with a common denominator, multiplication facts, simple division, telling time both analogue and digital, graphing pictographs and line graphs, and using money.
A few of the games that will be played are:
Addition/Subtraction: Sergeant Salute
Doubles and Doubles + 1: Bingo
Combinations of 10: Memory Game and Fishing for 10's (Go Fish)
Sums and differences and Fact Families: Spoons - Four of a Kind
Bridging to 10: Make a Bead and Pipe Cleaner Utility
Money: Make purchases (play money) at the class store to make change from $1.00
Estimation: Number of Jelly Beans in a container
Multiplication/Division: Sergeant Salute
Multiplication by 10: Memory Game
Kids learn best when they are relaxed and having fun!
Parents can use any curriculum at home as this will reinforce concepts generally found in the 2nd-3rd grade curriculum.