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Mathematics Skill-Builder

$1,000$1,950

Summer 2024

Monday, June 10 – Friday, August 9, 2024

Format

Fixed-Pace Course

Prerequisites

None

Credit

Middle

In this course, students reinforce and expand their Mathematics foundations in preparation for success in Middle School Math and Science courses. Topics covered include fractions and decimals, the number system, numeric and algebraic expressions, ratios and percents. Course topics will be illustrated through practical, real-world applications. Students will be encouraged to develop their critical thinking and abstract reasoning skills while building facility and confidence. On successful completion, students will be prepared to flourish in Middle School Mathematics and Science.

Completion of this course requires regular access to a laptop or desktop computer with working microphone and webcam, as well as a reliable internet connection.

This Fixed-Paced course incorporates a blend of synchronous and asynchronous elements. Students and teacher meet live via zoom on a regular weekly schedule. In addition, students complete coursework including guided readings, interactive videos, text and video-based discussion threads, problem sets, individual and collaborative projects, and so on. While these activities are time-flexible, teachers sequence them with weekly deadlines to help students keep on track and encourage and support the development of productive time management skills.

Term

Subject Area

Division

Credit Type

Middle

Do you attend a CLI partner school?

Yes, No

Format

Fixed-Pace Course