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LOGYC Winter-Spring 2018 - Hands-on Equations (see description)

  • February 02, 2018
  • 12:50 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Central Skokie
  • 6


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Hands-on Equations is a powerful system for mastering pre-algebra: variables, negatives, negative variables, and more. Using manipulatives is a great way to make "x" intuitive rather than intimidating. We will work on both number and word problems, and create our own everyday algebra problems as well. For students who are already familiar with variables, we will jump right into the more complicated problems, as there are three sequential books which are part of this course. By the end of the session, students will be comfortable doing these problems completely on paper, although they will get to take the manipulatives home after the last class for further review and just to have fun with.

Teacher: Sarah Alexander

Minimum/maximum number of students: 4/12

Age range: around 7+, but flexible if prerequisites are met

Price: $26

Class prerequisites: mastery of basic multiplication and division.


Family must register for LOGYC Coop in order to sign up for classes.

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