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Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Here is our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum. Our math curriculum was taken from several sources. The topics were mostly based from our math textbook for Grade 1 then we added some topics later as we went along. Our homeschool math curriculum is not an official math curriculum of DepEd […]

 
 

Tools for Teaching Math for Pre-K

Tools for Teaching Math for Pre-K

We used these tools for learning and teaching Math when Gab was Pre-K.   We have started him on few concepts in addition and subtraction and some basic geometry, sorting and patterns then we got these when we think that he was ready for more fun math activities. These manipulatives […]

 
 

20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1

20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1

Here are 20 Challenging Singapore Math Questions for Grade 1. What I like with Singapore Math is that it promotes critical thinking. The problems being presented cannot be answered by mere memorization alone. The child has to understand the problem and deeply think on how to arrive to the answer. […]

 
 

Fun with Science: The Floating Egg Experiment

Fun with Science: The Floating Egg Experiment

Make an egg float on water with this easy science experiment that will surely amaze young minds. The Floating Egg experiment uses simple items you can find at home. It’s easy to set up and easy to do. Our 6-year-old did it by himself. Just need to be careful with the […]

 
 

Adding by 8 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 8 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 8 is Week 8 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  Many of the adding by 8 addition facts has been mastered in the previous weeks. In fact, only 1 more addition fact remains to be mastered. Memorizing the remaining 1 maybe faster. But modern approaches […]

 
 

Adding by 7 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 7 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 7 is Week 8 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  If you have followed the  Weeks 1-7, all the addition facts for adding by 7 has been mastered already. It will be a good time to review the previous strategies. Modern approaches encourage kids to […]

 
 

Adding by 6 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 6 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 6 is Week 8 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  Many of the adding by 6 addition facts has been mastered in the previous weeks. In fact, only 1 more addition fact remains to be mastered. Memorizing the remaining 1 maybe faster. But modern approaches […]

 
 

Adding by 4 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 4 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 4 is Week 7 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  Like adding by 3, many of the adding by 4 addition facts has been mastered in the previous weeks. Only 3 more addition facts remains to be mastered. Memorizing the remaining 3 maybe faster. But […]

 
 

Adding by 3 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 3 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 3 is Week 7 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  Many of the adding by 3 addition facts has been mastered in the previous weeks. Only 3 more addition facts remains to be mastered. Memorizing the remaining 3 maybe faster. But modern approaches encourages kids […]

 
 

Adding by 5 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 5 Worksheets and Teaching Strategies

Adding by 5 is Week 6 for mastering basic math addition plan for Grade 1.  By this time, the child has mastered about 85% of all the addition facts already. You may proceed with learning how to add with 5 or review the previous weeks.  Adding by 5 introduces a new […]