## Accelerated Mathematics

**Math classes at HEROES are designed to place students on a two-year accelerated math track. A standard math track places students in Algebra by 9th grade, but students at HEROES often take Algebra in 7th grade or earlier.**

Math classes at HEROES Academy utilize the Art of Problem Solving curriculum designed for gifted math students. These classes stress development of critical thinking, problem solving and logical reasoning skills. Each class, students work on mastering their math facts. Math facts practice is followed by the core lesson. Finally, class concludes with logic, games and puzzles. Students are expected to complete daily homework assignments.

Students in all of our classes will participate in the Math Facts challenge. The Math Facts program challenges students to learn and memorize their math facts so that they can be recalled quickly. Math facts mastery is vital to student success in higher levels of mathematics.

Math classes at HEROES Academy utilize the Art of Problem Solving curriculum designed for gifted math students. These classes stress development of critical thinking, problem solving and logical reasoning skills. Each class, students work on mastering their math facts. Math facts practice is followed by the core lesson. Finally, class concludes with logic, games and puzzles. Students are expected to complete daily homework assignments.

Students in all of our classes will participate in the Math Facts challenge. The Math Facts program challenges students to learn and memorize their math facts so that they can be recalled quickly. Math facts mastery is vital to student success in higher levels of mathematics.

Why should your child take a math class at HEROES Academy? Read "Accelerated Math: What Every Parent Should Know" by Ms. Voit