Math Counts

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The Math Counts program is a school-wide program to promote mastery in a variety of math skills.  Students pass tests according to grade level to earn awards.  Milestones for each grade are summarized.

Goals By Grade Level

1st Grade Goals

Level 1: 1/4 page addition 0-6 in one minute to earn a certificate and magnet

Level 2:  1/2 page addition 0-10 in two minutes to earn a pencil and eraser

Level 3: 1/4 page subtraction 0-6 in one minute to earn a free ice cream

Level 4: 1/2 page addition 1-18 in two minutes to earn a bendable toy

Level 5: Full page addition to 19 and subtraction to 6 in four minutes to earn a T-shirt

2nd Grade Goals

Level 1: 1/2 page addition facts 0-9 in two minutes to earn a certificate award with seal

Level 2: 1/2 page subtraction facts 0-9 in two minutes to earn seal on certificate and pencil with eraser

Level 3: 1/2 page addition facts 0-18 in two minutes to earn a seal on certificate and blow pop

Level 4: 1/2 page subtraction facts 0-18 in two minutes to earn seal on certificate and a free ice cream

Level 5: Full page (60 facts) addition and subtraction 0-18 in four minutes.  Students can miss no more than 2 of 60 facts to earn a Math Counts T-shirt

3rd Grade Goals

  •  Level 1: Series of 1 minute tests for each multiplication table (0s – 10s). Each test consists of facts 0-12 for each number. Students must pass each test with 100% accuracy.  Student earns a certificate after successfully completing tables through ten.
  • Level 2: Series of 1 minute test for tables eleven and twelve. Students must pass each test with 100% accuracy.
  • Level 3: Mastery Multiplication Test with 100 problems in 5 minutes with at least 95% correct – Student earns a Math Counts T-shirt that will be awarded at a school wide assembly.

Enrichment Levels

Level 4:  Series of 1 minute tests on each group of division facts through 12s. Students must pass each test with 100% accuracy.

Level 5:  Mastery Division Test with 100 problems in 5 minutes with at least 95% correct

Level 6: Roman Numerals 1- 100 with at least 95% accuracy

Level 7:  Tables of Measures with 95% accuracy

Level 8:   Multi step problem solving involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division with 95% accuracy

4th Grade Goals

Level 1: 20 addition problems in 1 minute

Level 2: 20 subtraction problems in 1 minute to receive a certificate

Level 3: 20 multiplication problems in 1 minute to earn a Gold Star on Certificate

Level 4: 20 division problems in 1 minute to earn a Math Counts T-shirt

After earning a T-shirt students can proceed to division facts and earn prizes  If students pass the Division Mastery, they begin learning States & Capitals and Presidents.

5th Grade Goals

Level 1: Timed. Mastery of multiplication, missing factor test.  Certificate is placed outside classroom door as students complete this level.

Level 2: Not Timed. Mastery of two digit multiplication and long division with whole numbers and decimals.  Students will earn a seal on their certificate and the student’s name will be placed on a bulletin board.

Level 3: Not Timed.  Successfully complete math test covering all fifth grade standards.  Students completing this level will earn a Math Counts t-shirt.

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