Is Your Child Ready for their Next Grade Level Math Topics?

Nov 8, 2019 | Schertz

Confidence in Math | Confidence for Life

The old school year in the books … both literally and figuratively … for students throughout Schertz and Cibolo Valley. Now, thoughts turn to summer fun, camps and time with friends. 

It’s also the time many will start asking -- are we ready for the next grade?  When it comes to math, this question is multi-part.

Is my child ready for more difficult material? 

Will they have to deal with STAAR and EOC tests in their new class?

Are they prepared for the workload and increased volume of homework that advanced classes, such as Algebra, etc., require?

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If you’re curious to know your child’s math skills, we invite you to explore Mathnasium’s interactive math quizzes  to see how they perform in their grade-level math topics.  Try taking the quiz yourself, you might be surprised at how much you remember from your school days.

Elementary School 
At Mathnasium of Schertz, we know how vital learning math is in elementary school. It serves as the foundation for your child’s future math studies. To make it understandable, we take an orderly, logical approach teaching it to our students.

We begin with computation and problem solving using whole numbers, and then move on to computation and problem solving with rational numbers: fractions, decimals, percent, and negative numbers.

Beyond teaching students important math concepts and skills, our math instruction program helps students build number sense by explaining how numbers work. We call this numerical fluency … the ability for elementary school kids to effortlessly recall addition and subtraction facts.  This is a valuable asset when they face new challenges in math.

Elementary School Interactive Quizzes
2nd Grade
3rd Grade
4th Grade
5th Grade


Middle School
Middle school math builds upon elementary math’s foundation and focuses on explaining why mathematical rules work in order for children to learn and understand the rules, not just memorize them.

Many students start middle school with gaps in their mathematical foundation. At Mathnasium of Schertz, our experienced Schertz math tutors work with kids to fill in those gaps while still addressing their current needs.

Middle school is also where many students will start Algebra and Geometry. At Mathnasium of Schertz, our math instructors work with middle school kids to forge ahead in math classes. Students are given a “preview” of math concepts and lessons that they will encounter in future classes to help prepare them for high school, college, and beyond.

Middle School Interactive Quizzes
6th Grade
7th Grade

Algebra 1


High School
In high school, students focus on higher math, including Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, and Statistics, in preparation for Advanced Placement (AP) exams, End of Course (EOC) exams, and standardized college entrance exams such as the SAT and the ACT.

When students reach Algebra and above, it is a culmination of the fundamental skills from all math classes in elementary and middle school; and sets the stage for all high school and college math classes that will follow. 

Often, students come to Mathnasium of Schertz in need of Algebra instruction and tutoring because of gaps in the prerequisite math curriculum necessary to make sense of the material covered in Algebra class.

Algebra 1 and Above Interactive Quizzes
Algebra 1
Algebra 2


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More About Mathnasium of Schertz

Mathnasium Learning CenterMathnasium of Schertz teaches math in a way that makes sense for students in elementary, middle and high school. Customized learning plans produce results for students seeking gifted and advanced math enrichment, tutoring assistance to catch up, math homework help, and test prep for the SAT and ACT.

The Mathnasium curriculum and the Mathnasium Method combine to benefit students at all levels of their math education. The development of number sense leads to a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts, improved performance and greater confidence. This growth aids students in their classroom work, standardized tests, future education and career plans.

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Free math skills assessment
The best way to see if we are a good fit for your child’s needs is to visit our center, meet the instructors and get a Complimentary Math Skills Assessment. 
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