Mathematics 101 - 105 Teacher's Guidebook Author:ChristainLight Education "This math doesn't make anysense. I'll never use it again anyway!" Have you ever heard this? But math does make sennse. And it is a useful tool that nearly everyone uses in one way or another everyday. — CLE math is built on the thesis that most children can learn, understand, and matster mathematics concepts. It seeks to relate math toeveryda... more »ylife and to make it practical. Mathematics should help students achieve the ultimate goal - servingand bringing glory to God.
CLE Sunrise math introduces concepts in incremental steps. This allows students to master each increment of a skill before advancingto the next step. Thus he does not face entire lessons or chapter on a single concept, but meets several simple concepts simultaneously. Each increment easily becomes a part of his "big picture," not only because it is small, but also because it fits with what he ahsalready learned.
The only way a student will retain what he has learned is by consistent, systematic review. CLE math uses continuous review. Instead of having a grand review at the end of the year, much of each day's work is review. This way, you teach for mastery, not only for exposure. Students will be able to retain important concepts for the whole year.« less