• Models & algorithms for 2-, 3- & 4-digit by 1-digit multiplication as well as  2-digit by 2-digit multiplication
  • Mental math
  • Properties of operations


  • Remainders

  • Answer the right question

Learn the Multiplication Facts

  • Models for the whole fact set 

  • Practice with the multiplication table, flash cards, and mixed problems

  • Differentiated problem solving templates

  • Development of fluency and flexibility

Applying the Operations

  • Correct operation to solve a problem

  • Difference between 1-, 2-, & multi-step problems

  • Problem attack skills

Measurement: Length, Perimeter, Area, & Conversions

  • Connection between length and perimeter

  • Introduction to formulas for perimeter & area and how to use them

  • Tables to perform conversions

Measurement: Weight, Mass, Time, Money, & Conversions

  • Units for weight & mass

  • Models for time

  • Real-world money problems

  • Tables to perform conversions

Fractions: Equivalence & Comparison

  • Equivalence based on fractional parts

  • Multiple methods to compare fractions

Fractions: Operations

  • Composition and decomposition of fractions

  • Addition and subtraction of fractions with the same denominator

Fractions: Foundations for Operations

  • Prerequisites for fractions operations

  • Simplification

  • Improper fractions & mixed numbers

  • Common denominators