PRE-MATHCOUNTS

Beginner level mathematics course that introduces rising 4-6th graders to basic problem solving skills.

Course Description


Beginner level mathematics course designed to introduce rising 4-6th graders to basic problem solving skills. Course contents and problem sets are targeted to excel in competitions such as Mathcounts, The Math League, Math Kangaroo in USA.




Topics


Following topics are covered with extensive exercises:

Algebra

  • Percent, decimals, fractions
  • Word problems (Time-Travel Problems
Arithmetic
  • Integers & Arithmetic
  • Introductory counting
  • Powers
  • Introductory divisibility
  • Introductory probability
Geometry
  • Length, area, volume – 2D shapes

  • Basic 3D shapes
  • Triangles and angle calculations




Target Competitions


Mathematics:

  • Math Olympiads for Elementary and Middle Schools (MOEMS)
  • The Math League
  • Math Kangaroo in USA
  • Pi Math Contest
In addition, this course also lays out the fundamental mathematical skills needed for our introductory level Computer Science course, i.e., USACO Bronze.




Offerings


This course is currently offered only as a half-day course during summer camps.





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