A Coeducational, College Preparatory School for Ages 3 Through Grade 12
Episcopal School of Dallas
A Coeducational, College Preparatory School for Ages 3 Through Grade 12

# MATHEMATICS

#### Beginner Foundational skills in number sense: recognition of numbers, formation of numerals, patterns, spatial reasoning, real-world explorations: puzzles, counters, one-to-one correspondence, dramatic play

#### Pre-Kindergarten Focuses on number sense in a variety of modalities. Recognizing numerals and how to compose them, connecting numbers to concrete manipulatives and understanding how they work together. Developing spatial reasoning skills through puzzles, block building, and tangrams helps to teach young children to visualize, recognize patterns and problem solve.

#### Kindergarten Starting in Kindergarten, ESD uses The Everyday Math Program 4th Edition as its foundational mathematics curriculum. Numbers and numeration, operation and computation, data and chance, measurement and reference frames, geometry, patterns, functions and algebra. Interactive games, calendar lessons, independent math journals, spatial reasoning.

#### Primer/First Grade Counting, Introducing Addition, Number Stories, Length and Addition Facts, Place Value Comparisons, Addition Fact Strategies, Subtraction Fact Strategies and Attributes of Shapes, Geometry, Two-Digit Addition and Subtraction.

#### Second Grade Establishing Routines, Fact Strategies, Place Value and Measurement, Addition and Subtraction, Whole Number Operations and Number Stories, Whole Number Operations and Measurement and Data, Geometry and Arrays, Equal Shares and Whole Number Operations.

#### Third Grade Math Tools, Time, and Multiplication, Number Stories and Arrays, Operations, Measurement and Geometry, Fractions and Multiplication Strategies, More Operations, Fractions, Multiplication and Division, Multidigit Operations.

#### Fourth Grade Place Value; Multidigit Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Geometry, Fractions and Decimals, Multidigit Multiplication, Fractions and Mixed-Number Computation; Measurement, Division; Angles, Multiplication of a Fraction by a Whole Number; Measurement, Fraction Operations; Applications.

#### Fifth Grade All computational operations with fractions and decimals; data interpretation and graphing; early Algebra Concepts. Extensive use of problem solving.

#### Sixth Grade Continued problem solving with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percentages and measurement; number theory; geometry; Algebraic reasoning builds the foundation for the formal study of Algebra.

#### Seventh Grade Pre-Algebra, Honors Pre-Algebra

#### Eighth Grade Foundations of Algebra, Algebra I, Honors Algebra I, Geometry

#### Ninth Grade All freshmen students take Algebra I or Geometry.

#### Tenth Grade All sophomore students take Geometry or Algebra II.

#### Eleventh Grade All junior students take Pre-Calculus or Algebra II.

#### Electives Functions and Trigonometry

#### Advanced Placement AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics

Lower School

4344 Colgate Avenue
Dallas, Texas, 75225
214-353-5818

Middle & Upper School

4100 Merrell Road
Dallas, Texas, 75229
214-358-4368

Wolf Run Ranch

located near Anna, Texas