Instructor: Lisa Bunton
Semester Pricing: $280 per semester (Blue Ridge, Granite Mountain, & Sky Mountain)
*Please note that Sage Oak students must private pay only
Grades: 4th-5th (High level 3rd and remedial 6th are also appropriate)
This class will Focusing on algebraic reasoning and geometric concepts, with Saxon Math Homeschool 5/4 teaching a math spiral approach, which emphasizes incremental development of new material and continuous review of previously taught concepts. Saxon 54 textbook covers concepts such as number sense, numeration, numerical operations, measurement and geometry, patterns, relationships, math functions, and data manipulation are introduced. Students will speci$cally learn to add three-digit numbers, subtract numbers with re- grouping, read time, write numbers, estimate arithmetic answers, divide with two-digit answers, multiply three or more factors, simplify fraction answers, use a decimal number line, and more. Lessons contain a warm-up (with facts practice, mental math, & problem-solving exercises); introduction to the new concept, lesson practice exercises where the new skill is practiced, and mixed practice exercises, which includes 25-30 old and new problems. In-depth “Investigations” are provided every 10 lessons, and have their own set of questions. In class, we will be working through the lessons as a class, and then following up with lessons and homework, which will be done at home.
Not sure what level is right for your student? Here is a placement test to help: https://nicolethemathlady.com/wp-
content/uploads/2020/01/SAX_Middle-Grades-Math-2.pdf May purchase book through Amazon: Saxon Math 5/4 Homeschool: Complete Kit 3rd Edition https://a.co/d/5ghe09I $119.90