The following Math programs are offered for the 2020-2021 school year by the Ben Rush PTA:
Biweekly Math Challenge:
This is a FREE program that gives elementary students a chance to practice their mathematical problem-solving skills with fun and engaging problems every other week. The challenges include problem solving strategies such as draw a picture or model, make an organized list, look for a pattern, working backward, and guess and check. All students (K-5) and abilities are encouraged to participate. Prizes are awarded at the end of the school year. See here for more information.
Math Challenge Tournament:
The Math Challenge Tournament is a National Mathematics tournament open to Grade 2 – 6 students. Students in Grade 1 can participate, however, they will be competing at a grade 2 level.
This year’s tournament will be held online on Saturday December 12, 2020. All registered students can start the test anytime between 10am – 5pm PST.
Registration is required! Tournament Registration will close on Monday, November 30th at Noon. Click here for more information about the tournament and the registration process.
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