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 six mathematical content strands.
Operations and Computation
Patterns/Functions and Algebra
Data and Chance
Measurement and Reference Frames
Emphasis is placed on:
The program is directly correlated to the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards and is designed to prepare students for the New Jersey ASK, the statewide assessment administered in the spring.