**Instructor: Hao Cheng Email:hchengmcs@gmail.com**

Challenge Math Class provides an outstanding opportunity for our 3^{rd}
and 4^{th} grade students to boost their potential of learning and
mastering arithmetic concepts and skills. Therefore, it will help students to build
the critical thinking skills that benefit them greatly in the future.

**Challenge Math Syllabus**

Week |
Date |
Topic |

1 |
8/27/2017 |
Assessment |

2 |
9/3/2017 |
Labor day, No school |

3 |
9/10/2017 |
Line up Practice/Problem Solving |

4 |
9/17/2017 |
Addition of whole numbers and decimals /Problem Solving |

5 |
9/24/2017 |
MCS picnic, no school |

6 |
10/1/2017 |
Subtraction of whole numbers and decimals /Problem Solving |

7 |
10/08/2017 |
Mix adding and subtraction/problem solving |

8 |
10/15/2017 |
Multi-digit multiplication/Problem Solving |

9 |
10/22/2017 |
Division: with/without leftover/Problem Solving |

10 |
10/29/2017 |
Smart addition and subtraction/ Problem Solving |

11 |
11/5/2017 |
Multiplication of whole numbers and decimals (1)/Problem Solving |

12 |
11/12/2017 |
Multiplication of whole numbers and decimals (2) /Problem Solving |

13 |
11/19/2017 |
The Order of Operations/Problem Solving |

14 |
11/26/2017 |
Thanksgiving, no school |

15 |
12/3/2017 |
Fractions/Problem Solving |

16 |
12/10/2017 |
Addition/subtraction of fractions/Problem Solving |

17 |
12/17/2017 |
Assessment |

18 |
12/24/2017 |
Winter break |

19 |
12/31/2017 |
Winter break |

20 |
1/7/2018 |
Winter break |

21 |
1/14/2018 |
Multiplication of fractions/Problem Solving |

22 |
1/21/2018 |
Adding or subtracting mixed fractions and numbers |

23 |
1/28/2018 |
Negative numbers/ Problem Solving |

24 |
2/4/2018 |
Working with integers (1) |

25 |
2/11/2018 |
Working with integers (2) |

26 |
2/18/2018 |
Chinese new year cerebration |

27 |
2/25/2018 |
Areas (1) /Problem Solving |

28 |
3/4/2018 |
Areas (2) /Problem Solving |

29 |
3/11/2018 |
Spring break, no school |

30 |
3/18/2018 |
Long division with 2-digit divisors/ Problem Solving |

31 |
3/25/2018 |
Percentage/Problem Solving/ Problem Solving |

32 |
4/1/2018 |
Basic data set analysis |

33 |
4/8/2018 |
Angles and lines |

34 |
4/15/2018 |
Basic algebra |

35 |
4/22/2018 |
Exponents |

36 |
4/29/2018 |
Square root |

37 |
5/6/2018 |
Mixed arithmetic operation/Problem Solving |

38 |
5/13/2018 |
Mother’s day, no school |

39 |
5/20/2018 |
Summer break |

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