Vertex Math Club

# Curriculum for the Group “Epsilon”.

## Lesson 1 - September 8

• Math: Fractions. Addition and subtraction of fractions with like denominators.
• Logic: Cryptography.

## Lesson 2 - September 15

• Math: Equivalent fractions. Word problems with fractions.

## Lesson 3 - September 22

• Math: Divisors. Prime numbers. Divisibility rules
• Logic: Statements negation.

## Lesson 4 - September 29

• Math: Least Common Multiple (LCM). Word problems using LCM.
• Logic: Parity and handshakes.

## Lesson 5 – October 6

• Math: Least Common Multiple (LCM). Greatest Common Factor (GCF). Word problems on LCM.

## Lesson 6 – October 13

• Math: Fractions with unlike denominators (LCM, +/- operations, word problems).
• Logic: Fraction problems.

## Lesson 7 – October 20

• Math: Mixed fractions. Proper/Improper fractions. Conversion of the whole number into fraction.
• Logic: Advanced problems with coordinate grid.

## Lesson 8 – October 27

• Math: Multiplication and division of fractions
• Logic: Time-speed-distance problems.

## Lesson 9 – November 3

• Math: Find “part of the whole” and “whole knowing part” problems
• Logic: Hungry sheep.

## Lesson 10 – November 10

• Math: Intro to decimals. Converting fractions to decimals and back. Showing decimal numbers on the number line.
• Logic: Princesses and Tigers.

## Lesson 11 – December 1

• Math:  +/- operations with decimals. Word problems.
• Logic: Heads and legs problems.

## Lesson 12 – December 8

• Math: Proportions. Relations.
• Logic: Iterations. Hailstone numbers.

## Lesson 13 – December 15

• Math: Percentage. Find whole knowing percent problems.
• Logic: Iterations. Fractals.

## Lesson 14 – January 12

• Math: Find whole knowing percent problems. Word problems with percent
• Logic: Plus - minus one problems.

## Lesson 15 - January 19

• Math: Percent + simple interest problems.
• Logic: Combinations.

## Lesson 16 - January 26

• Math: Negative numbers. Addition and Subtraction of negative numbers
• Logic: Venn diagrams with three sets.

## Lesson 17 – February 2

• Math: Multiplication and division with negative numbers.

## Lesson 18 - February 9

• Math: More of negative numbers. Operations with negative numbers including parentheses
• Logic: Sets and intersections.

## Lesson 19 - February 16

• Math: Equations. Word problems. Simplifying expressions.
• Logic: Counting problems.

## Lesson 20 - February 23

• Math: Terms. Coefficient. Like terms. Solving simple equations.
• Logic: Backwards problems.

## Lesson 21 – March 2

• Math: Equations. Word problems. Negative coefficients.
• Logic: Money and price lists.

## Lesson 22 - March 23

• Math: Equations. Word problems.  Negative coefficients.
• Logic: Counter examples.

## Lesson 23 - March 30

• Math: Parentheses in equations.
• Logic: More about sets and other problems.

## Lesson 24 – April 6

• Math: Solving equations.
• Logic: Optimal solution.

## Lesson 25 - April 13

• Math: Solving problems using equations.
• Logic: Even or odd.

## Lesson 26 - April 20

• Math: Solving problems using equations.
• Logic: Fairy tale problems.

## Lesson 27 - April 27

• Math: Solving problems using equations.
• Logic: Age problems.

## Lesson 28 – May 4

• Math: True and false statements.
• Logic: Crossing out.

## Lesson 29 – May 11

• Math: Sum of the first n natural numbers.
• Logic: Problems on basic logic tricks.

## Lesson 30 – May 18

• Math: Final quiz.
• Logic: Final quiz.