Pre-Algebra

 

Math in Focus Course Book 2 is a series produced by Singapore Math that spans the 6th and 7th grade math program. This Pre-Algebra course provides students with an introduction to the concepts of algebra and geometry; at the same time, it solidifies their grasp of arithmetic concepts and procedures. The following concepts and skills are consistently integrated into the curriculum: logic and critical thinking skills development; problem solving; and the reading and writing of mathematics, and developing a greater level of abstraction. Some of the major objectives include improving computational skills in equations and inequalities and extending understanding of geometric concepts. Successful completion of this course gives students a firm foundation for the Algebra classes that follows this course.