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Course Outline

The duration of each stage is 3 months. Students move on to the next stage only when they are fully equipped with the prerequisite mathematical skills.


K-Math Curriculum

Stage 1

·         1-Digit Arithmetic Calculations I 

·         Counting and Ordering from 0-20

·         The Concept of

-          Before and After

-          Small vs. Big

-          Short vs. Tall

-          Short vs. Long

·         What is Addition?

·         Number-sound Recognition

·         Associating Numbers with Pictures

·         Pattern Recognition with Shapes

·         Time: Clock (by the hour)  

Stage 2

  • 1-Digit  Arithmetic Calculations II
  • Counting and Ordering from 0-50
  • Counting within Multiple Objects
  • The Concept of

-          Between and Middle

-          Straight and Curve

  • Pattern Recognition with Blocks
  • Simple 2-D Shape Properties

Stage 3

  • 1-Digit  Arithmetic Calculations III
  • Counting from 0-100
  • Count forward by 2, 5, 10 and 100
  • Even and Odd Numbers
  • Time: Clock

-          by quarter

-          by half

                  -     by the minute

Stage 4

  • 1-Digit  Arithmetic Calculations IV
  • Ordering from 0-100
  • The Concept of

-          Smallest vs. Largest

-          Shortest vs. Tallest

-          Shortest vs. Longest

-          Same vs. Different

-          Left vs. Right

-          More vs. Fewer/Less

  • What is Subtraction?
  • Time: A.M. vs. P.M.
  • Money: Identifying Coins

Stage 5

  • 1-Digit  Arithmetic Calculations V
  • 2-Digit Arithmetic Calculations I

-          Without carry/borrow

  • The Concept of

-          Smaller vs. Larger

-          Light vs. Heavy

-          Fast vs. Slow

  • Problem Solving: Keywords
  • Advanced 2-D Shape Properties

Stage 6

  • 2-Digit Arithmetic Calculations II & III

-          Carry & Borrow

  • The Concept of

-          First, Middle and Last

  • Problem Solving

-          Keywords Emphasized in Sentences

-          Missing Operation

-          1-Digit Reverse Operation (+)

-          Simple Solving (+)

  • 3-D Shape Properties
  • Days of the Week

Stage 7

  • Arithmetic Calculations IV
  • Problem Solving

-          Direct Relationships of Single and Multiple Subjects

-          1-Digit Reverse Operation (-)

-          Simple Word Problems

-          Simple Solving (-)

  • Months of the Year
  • Number Construction
  • Money

-          Coin Calculation

-          Coin Conversion

  • Measurement

Stage 8

  • Arithmetic Calculations V
  • Multi-Operation Arithmetic Calculations
  • Problem Solving

-          2-Digit Reverse Operation

-          Implicit Word Problems

-          2-step Word Problems

  • Place Value

-          Expanded Form

-          Unit, Tens, and Hundreds

-          Beads and Blocks

  • The Concept of Fraction
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