Elementary Math

K - 5th Math Program Overview

At San Diego Hebrew Day, we are dedicated to providing a top-notch education that prepares our students for success. In our K–5th-grade math curriculum, we proudly utilize Math in Focus: Singapore Math, a program that embodies global best practices and offers a consistent K–8 pedagogical approach.

Math in Focus empowers our students by fostering critical-thinking skills, promoting a positive attitude towards mathematics, and instilling the confidence needed for academic achievement. Rooted in the Singapore math curriculum framework, the program recognizes problem-solving skills as central to the learning process.

What sets Math in Focus apart is its concrete-pictorial-abstract approach, which enhances math conceptual understanding. Through the strategic use of manipulatives, diagrams, models, and abstract symbols, students engage in a comprehensive learning experience that deepens their grasp of mathematical concepts.

Our commitment to student success is evident in Math in Focus, which goes beyond the traditional classroom setting. From scaffolding in math to offering unparalleled digital supports, this program ensures equity for every student. We believe in providing a well-rounded and enriching education that prepares students for the challenges and opportunities they will encounter in their academic journey and beyond.