Prerequisites: Qualifying math score and completion of grade 5 or grade 6 math
Course Format: Individually Paced
Course Length: 3 months
Course Code: MCP
This course is intended to prepare students for future MATHCOUNTS® training and competition by strengthening their analytical and problem-solving skills. It is designed to challenge and motivate students who have had no previous MATHCOUNTS® experience. The web-based whiteboard provides interactive and team-building experiences for students.
There are no required materials for this course.
The following topics will be covered in this course:
The instructor will hold whiteboard sessions each week at the following times:
All CTYOnline courses require a properly-maintained computer with Internet access and a recent-version web browser (such as Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer) with the Adobe Flash plugin. Students are expected to be familiar with standard computer operations (e.g. login, cut & paste, email attachments, etc).
This course uses an online mathematical whiteboard for individual or group discussions with the instructor. The whiteboard web site requires cookies, popup windows, and the Java Runtime Environment. (Note: iOS & Android devices cannot run Java applets.)