Full course description
The course covers advanced pre-Algebra topics such as problem solving strategies, number theory, divisibility tests, prime factorization, initiation to geometry, Pythagorean triples, counting, and probability. After discussing the new material as a class, the students will continue working on problems in small groups. Special attention will be given to writing proper explanations. The students will be taught to articulate reasoning and use correct mathematical language.
This course is open to junior high students advanced in Mathematics.