Prime Factor Math Circle and School of Programming

 

Middle School Year 1 Topics


Date Topics
First Semester
2011-09-19, Session 1 What does it mean to solve a problem? Problem-solving session. 
2011-09-26, Session 2 Knights and Liars
2011-10-03, Session 3 Logics: how to turn lies into truth
2011-10-10, Session 4 Odd and even numbers: magic paper cups
2011-10-17, Session 5 Odd and even numbers: properties
2011-10-24, Session 6 Odd and even numbers: alternations
2011-11-07, Session 7 Fake coins and balanced scale
2011-11-14, Session 8 Mathematical domino
2011-11-21, Session 9 Word problems and common sense
2011-11-28, Session 10 Word problems and common sense
Second Semester
2011-12-04, Session 11 3D geometry
2011-12-11, Session 12 Winter Olympiad
2011-01-09, Session 13 3D geometry: cross sections
2011-01-23, Session 14 Math Auction
2011-01-30, Session 15 Combinatorics
2011-02-06, Session 16 Combinatorics
2011-02-13, Session 17 Math Hockey, Math Kangaroo preparation
2011-02-27, Session 18 Math Kangaroo preparation
2011-03-04, Session 19 Numeric puzzles
2011-03-11, Session 20 Encrypted problems
Third Semester
2011-03-19, Session 21 Spring Olympiad
2011-03-26, Session 22 Divisibility 1
2011-04-02, Session 23 Divisibility 2
2011-04-16, Session 24 Math Auction
2011-04-23, Session 25 Divisibility 3
2011-04-30, Session 26 Divisibility 4
2011-05-06, Session 27 Games of Strategy 1
2011-05-13, Session 28 Math Hockey
2011-05-20, Session 29 Games of Strategy 2
2011-06-05, Session 30 End-of-the-year Olympiad

Prime Factor Math Circle is a nonprofit organization. The goal of Prime Factor is to engage school children in the world of extracurricular mathematics with the purpose of developing their math knowledge, problem solving skills and creative thinking abilities. We have a lot of plans and ideas how to grow and expand. We welcome donations and we will put them to a good use.