### Middle School Mathematics

What’s with all the standards? In Upper School math classes, assessment is done utilizing standards-based grading. Using a 4-3-2-1 scale, students’ demonstrated skills and understanding

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  Our sixth-grade students are wrapping up their unit on proportional relationships. They’ve learned that when two quantities are related by multiplication, they’re proportional.

### Middle School Mathematics

Middle School students have been doing a wide range of group work and hands on activities to grow their math knowledge. From manipulating squares and

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  Through thoughtful exploration, students are mastering the evaluation of expressions involving exponents, while also gaining insight into practical applications. From understanding how to

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals Sixth grade mathematicians are living in the world of algebra. We wrapped up the first piece of our unit with a Knowledge Check

### Math Learning

Jo Boaler is a leading math researcher, professor at Stanford University, author of several highly regarded math education books, and founder of youcubed.org. This “Letter

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  Sixth grade mathematicians are starting the new year with Algebra! Expressions and equations are the focus of the first unit in 2024. A

### Middle School Mathematics

As we are nearing the midpoint of the school year, math students often feel the pressure of increasing complexity and difficulty in math concepts. With

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  Sixth grade students worked with multiplying and dividing fractions. The algorithms for performing these operations aren’t difficult, so most of our focus was

### Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  Fractions and decimals are our key focus for the next few weeks. Students will practice the procedures for operations with fractions and decimals.