## What is Math in Focus curriculum?

Math in Focus is a K-8 comprehensive program that develops strong algebraic concepts and problem solving skills. Instructional strategies incorporate direct instruction, cooperative learning, and guided and independent practice. Each unit begins with a pre-assessment to determine what students are ready to learn.

## How do you prepare for 6th grade math?

Here are some math activities kids do to get ready for sixth grade:

- Compare two decimals and figure out which is greater or less than the other.
- Solve word problems using multiplication, fractions, or mixed numbers.
- Represent math problems on a graph.
- Measure volume and relate volume to multiplication and addition.

**What is the difference between Singapore Math and Math in Focus?**

Math in Focus (MIF) is the U.S. version of Singapore’s mathematics program My Pals are Here! The Math in Focus curriculum covers Grades K to 8. Math in Focus offers comprehensive material to support schools and homeschool students. Math in Focus offers material and resources to support differentiated learning.

### Is Math in Focus Common Core?

The Common Core calls for greater focus in mathematics. Rather than racing to cover many topics in a mile-wide, inch-deep curriculum, the standards ask math teachers to significantly narrow and deepen the way time and energy are spent in the classroom.

### What are the most important math standards for 6th grade?

In Grade 6, instructional time should focus on four critical areas: (1) connecting ratio and rate to whole number multiplication and division and using concepts of ratio and rate to solve problems; (2) completing understanding of division of fractions and extending the notion of number to the system of rational numbers …

**Is Primary Mathematics the same as Singapore Math?**

Primary Mathematics is no longer used in Singapore. In summary, the resources available for Primary Mathematics U.S. Edition Grades 1 to 6 are: Primary Mathematics U.S. Edition Textbooks (A & B) Primary Mathematics U.S. Edition Workbooks (A & B)

## Does Math in Focus have an app?

HMH Go™ is a free learning app that connects students and teachers to Math in Focus content and instructional resources online, offline, or on the go.