Prime Factor Math Circle and School of Programming

 

Middle School Year 2 Topics.


Date Topics
First Semester
2011-09-19, Session 1 Welcome back session (problem-solving)
2011-09-26, Session 2 Pigeonhole Principle
2011-10-03, Session 3 Generalized Pigeonhole Principle
2011-10-10, Session 4 Pigeonhole Principle and geometric problems
2011-10-17, Session 5 Math Auction
2011-10-24, Session 6 Graphs: introduction
2011-11-07, Session 7 Graphs: definitions etc.
2011-11-14, Session 8 Graphs: theorem about odd vertices
2011-11-21, Session 9 Isomorphic graphs
2011-11-28, Session 10 Problem-solving technique:  different ways to come up with the same answer
Second Semester
2011-12-04, Session 11 Math Auction
2011-12-11, Session 12 Winter Olympiad
2011-01-09, Session 13 Olympiad review. Euler graphs
2011-01-23, Session 14 Problem-solving technique: representation of numebrs
2011-01-30, Session 15 Binary numbers
2011-02-06, Session 16 Binary numbers: how big are they?
2011-02-13, Session 17 Geometry 1, Math Kangaroo prep
2011-02-27, Session 18 Geometry 2, Math Kangaroo prep
2011-03-04, Session 19 Geometry 3, Math Kangaroo prep
2011-03-11, Session 20 Geometry 4
Third Semester
2011-03-19, Session 21 Spring Olympiad
2011-03-26, Session 22 Complex logical statements
2011-04-02, Session 23 Invariant
2011-04-16, Session 24 Math Auction
2011-04-23, Session 25 Colors as invariants
2011-04-30, Session 26 Geometry 5
2011-05-06, Session 27 Strategic games and wining positions
2011-05-13, Session 28 Strategic games and wining positions
2011-05-20, Session 29 Games: solving backward
2011-06-05, Session 30 End-of-the-year Math Domino

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.