## FIRST YEAR CURRICULUM

This curriculum is suitable for 5th or 6th grade students.

The Math Pak - Fraction/decimal
preparatory drills
Diagnostic Quiz - A predictor of student
success in this program
Lesson 1 - Diagnostic quiz, Decimal
addition/subtraction
Lesson 2 - Decimal multiplication
Lesson 3 - Rectangle and square areas
Lesson 4 - Perimeter, composite rectangular
shapes
Lesson 5 - More composite shapes, area
subtraction
Free Week #1 - Number sense and Geometry
quizzes
Lesson 6 - Triangle, composite shapes with
triangles
Lesson 7 - Fraction multiplication,mixed numbers
Lesson 8 - Angle measurement, types of angles
and triangles
Lesson 9 - Intersecting lines, triangle angle
measure
Lesson 10 - Introduction to negative numbers,
number line
Lesson 11 - Beginning algebra:
variables,operators and expressions
Lesson 12 - Negative numbers:
multiplication,division
Free Week #2 - Number sense and Geometry
quizzes
Lesson 13 - Algebra: order of operations,
solving equations
Lesson 14 - Algebra: Word problem solving,
translating word
phrases
Lesson 15 - Solving a Word Problem:
The Peanut Problem
Lesson 16 - Introduction to statistics
Lesson 17 - Introduction to probability
Free Week #3 - A selection of Long Problems
Lesson 18 - Percents, multiple
probabilities
Lesson 19 - The circle
Lesson 20 - Review
Lesson 21 - Elementary exponents:
squares,cubes, square roots
Lesson 22 - Permutations
Lesson 23 - Adding and subtracting like
factors
Free Week #4 - A selection of Long Problems
Lesson 24 - Review of Lessons 1 - 14
Lesson 25 - Review of Lessons 15 - 23