Mathematics Curricula in Grades K-5
The K-5 Mathematics Program in Hillsborough Township is designed to emphasize conceptual understanding while building a mastery of basic skills. This strong content base in mathematics explores the full spectrum, not just arithmetic. Problem solving, communication, mathematical connections, and reasoning are the skills promoted throughout the year. The primary component of the district, the Everyday Mathematics program is divided into these mathematical content domains.
Counting and Cardinality (grades K and TP only)
Operations and Algebraic Thinking
Number and Operations in Base Ten
Number and Operations-Fractions (beginning in grade 3)
Measurement and Data
Emphasis is placed on:
The program is directly correlated to the New Jersey Student Learning Standards and is designed to prepare students for the corresponding PARCC assessments administered each the spring.