## Ellipsis Math Pre-Algebra

Watch your child develop a love for mathematics while building important critical thinking and problem solving skills. We balance our curriculum with rigorous practices, strategy development in multi-step problems solving, and early exposure to logic problems.

## Topics Covered

**Fall session**

Properties of Arithmetic, Number Theory, Integers, Fractions and Decimals, Complex Fractions, Recurring Decimals, Order of Operations involving integers, fractions and decimals, Exponents, Scientific Notation, and geometry topics such as Pythagorean Theorem, Angles, Rigid Transformations, and in-depth study on 2D and 3D figures.

Within the topics, students will also work on applications involving percent increase/decrease, rate & speed, dimensional analysis, and distance in graphs.

**Spring session**

Expressions, Intro to Algebraic equations, Linear Functions, Slope, Graphing, Inequalities, Exponents Laws and working with Radicals, Probability and Data Analysis, and various applications and problem solving using algebraic solutions. Includes preparation for the Algebra Aptitude test (IAAT) during the month of Mar/Apr which enable students to attend Algebra 1 course at school in the next school year.