Math-U-See is a complete, skill-based, multi-sensory homeschool math curriculum for grades K-12 thatís designed to teach students skills in a logical sequence.
The Universal Set includes everything you need for a successful experience with Beta: Instruction Manual with complete solutions, Instruction DVD, Student Workbook, Tests booklet, Integer Block Kit, and 12 months of access to our new Beta Digital Pack, which includes the Skip Count Songs MP3s and Songbook PDF.
Beta builds on the foundation in Alpha by applying studentsí mastery of single-digit addition and subtraction to multiple-digit addition and subtraction. One of the stepping stones between these two levels is the concept of place value, which is an important milestone for truly grasping any multiple-digit operation.
Major Concepts and Skills Include:
Understanding place value and using it to add or subtract
Fluently adding any combination of whole numbers
Solving for an unknown addend
Fluently subtracting any combination of whole numbers
Solving abstract and real-world problems involving addition and subtraction
Additional concepts and skills:
Telling and writing time by hours and minutes
Understanding, adding, and subtracting U.S. currency
Measuring and estimating length with inches, feet, centimeters, and meters
Comparing numbers and lengths
Expressing differences between numbers as inequalities
Finding the perimeter of any polygon
Representing and interpreting data in plots and graphs