Discovering Class 5-6 SET B Tue@6pm EST

Class Info

**Discovering Math Kangaroo is recommended for students 10-11-12 years old or in grades: 5 or 6.***This Math Kangaroo Class is distinct from the Competition held in March.*

This class is an interactive class in which the Math Kangaroo instructor incorporates engagement triggers to have students participate in an activity.

- Students with math competition experience or who are interested in competing at a high level in Math Kangaroo are invited to join the Discovering Course.
- This course draws on problems from the Level 5-6 competitions, and assumes students have some familiarity with problem solving strategies.
- This course is intense but fun at the same time.
- Homework for this course will be problems very similar to those seen in class to reinforce the use of the strategies taught each week.
- Optional homework each week, starting with lesson 2, will be an entire Math Kangaroo exam to build the students’ persistence and stamina for the actual competition.
- The course will culminate in a math project that the students present.
- This class is planned to meet 10 times for 1 hour each.
- The class size: 12 students

**Lesson Topics:**

- Introduction
- Patterns
- Algebraic thinking
- Draw a picture
- Make a table or a list
- Work backwards
- Logical problems
- Statistics and probability
- Geometry
- Genius Hour presentation

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Summary

Availability: | Session in Progress |

Location: | Online Meeting |

Date / Time: | Jan 02 - Mar 05, 2024 EST |

Cost: | $399.00/Person |