Tutoring Math

Basic Understanding of Math by Grade

Kindergarten: counting objects, simple addition (1-5)

1st Grade: addition/subtraction facts within 20, count to 120 starting at any number, use >/< symbols, coin values, time to the hour or ½ hour, addition within 100 (2-digit + 1-digit)

2nd Grade: combining coin/dollar values (Do you have enough money for…?), adding/subtracting 4-digits, telling time to 5-minute intervals, counting within 1000 (by 1s, 5s, 10s and 100s), measure lengths to the nearest in/cm

3rd Grade: multiplication/division facts to 100, elapsed time, telling time to the minute, understanding fractions (rank in order 1/6, ¼, 1/3, ½), measure lengths to the nearest ¼ inch, area/perimeter of rectangles

4th Grade: rounding numbers to the nearest 10, 100, or 1000, multiply 2-digit × 2- digit, long division, multiplication/division facts to 144, adding/subtracting fractions, measure angles with a protractor

5th Grade: multiplying/dividing fractions, distributive property, compare decimals to thousandths, round decimals to any place, +/-/×/÷ fractions, find volume of rectangular solids, graph points

6th Grade: ratios, percents (shopping/sales),  +/-/×/÷ decimals, algebra expressions (“subtract y from 5” means
5-y), finding mean/median/mode, area of triangles (A = ½ bh)

7th/8th Grade: algebra equations (one-step & two-step), order of operations, proportions, percent discount/markups,  +/-/×/÷ integers (positive and negative numbers), circle area (A = πr2) and circumference (c=πd), probability

9th/10th Grade: algebra concepts (see algebra book)

11th/12th Grade: geometry, second-year algebra, pre-calculus, calculus

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