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    Class title: Math 2

    For 2d graders

    Teacher Mr. D. Ovetsky

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 9:15-10:15am

    Wednesday 6:00-7:00pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 12/1 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

    Class curriculum will cover  the standard state curriculum, but  will teach  deeper understanding of the topics and knowledge of problem solving.

    Class title: Math 3

    For 3d graders

    Head Teacher: Mary Marvin

    Assistant Teacher: Tim Torubarov

                                              

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 9:30-10:30am

    Tuesday 6:30 - 7:30 pm -  Homework Hour

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 12/1 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

          

    Prerequisites: 

          To enter this class students must be able to add and subtract 3-digit numbers, including “borrowing,” in a subtraction problem ;understanding of place value through the hundreds, e.g. that 20 tens equals 200; know multiplication facts and related division facts through the “5’s.”  Students must have simple understanding of fractions, e.g. 1/2 is larger than 1/3; ability to tell time, solve problems involving dollars and cents, read a simple picture graph, and know the basic geometric shapes (square, circle, cube, etc.)

    Class title: Math 4 

    Head Teacher: Mrs. M. Marvin

    Assistant Teacher: Tim Torubarov

                                                

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 10:45-12:00pm

    Wednesday, 7:30-8:30 - Homework Hour                                                                                               

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 11/30 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

                                                                      

    Prerequisites for students to join the class: 
    To join Math 4 students must have a thorough understanding of place values
    up to the thousands and that 3 thousands is 30 hundreds; addition and subtraction of 4-digit numbers, including “borrowing” in subtraction problems; multiplication tables and related division facts, through the 1 to 9 table; multiplication and division of 3-digit by 1-digit numbers; addition and subtraction of simple fractions with different denominators, equivalent fractions, ordering fractions by size, converting from simple improper fractions to a mixed number and vice versa; be able to solve 2-step word
    problems involving all of these concepts; simple area and perimeter problems; units of measurement (g, kg, m, cm, etc.); adding and subtracting money (2 digit whole numbers with cents).

    Class title: Math 5 

    For 5th graders

    Head Teacher: Dr. M. Kauderer

    Assistant Teacher: Ankit Verghese

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 10:30-11:45am

    Wednesday, 6:00-7:00pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 11/30 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

     

    Class curriculum will cover  the standard state curriculum, but  will teach  deeper understanding of the topics and knowledge of problem solving.



    Class title: Math 5 Advanced

    For advanced 5th graders

    Head Teacher: Mrs. Zoya Koza

    Assistant Teacher: Eli  Zislis.

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 10:30-11:45am

    Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 11/30 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

    Math 5 Advanced Curriculum. The placement test is required to join this class.

    Curriculum and requirements:

    The foundation of this class is built on the Singapore Math system, specifically this year we will be using Challenging Word Problems 5 book in the Singapore Math System series of books. In addition, various Olympian math sources and materials will be used for this class to help students to further explore and master the craft of the Art of problem solving. All  materials that will be used for this class are at least 1 year ahead of the math curriculum used in New Jersey day schools. Thus, the 6th graders are also welcomed to this class. However, all students accepted to this class must have some prior prepping in the Singapore Math System, specifically in the Art of Problems Solving curriculum presented in the series of Challenging word Problems books 1-4. In addition students must take the assessment test. Parents should not help and not all problems on the assessment must be solved in order to be accepted to this class. However, the student must explain her/his solution to each of at least 5 problem that they would choose to solve.

    Class title: Math 6

    For 6th graders

    Head Teacher: Ms. Mary Marvin

    Assistant Teacher:  Ishaan Sinha

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Sundays, 9:00-10:15am

    Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00pm - Homework Hour

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/12

    No classes on 11/28, 12/1 and 12/26 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

     Prerequisites:

    To join Math 6, students must have a thorough understanding of:

    •  place value to the millions place; multiplication and division of 3-digit by 2-digit numbers; order of arithmetic operations when performing calculations; properties of the number system (distributive, associative, commutative); 
    • Fractions: Addition and subtraction mixed numbers with different denominators; multiplication of fraction by fraction and fraction by whole number; using fractions to convert units of measurement. (No fraction division yet).
    •  Multiplication and division of decimals, including x and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000.
    • Understanding of the topics of percentage, averages, ratio and rate at a beginning level. 
    •  Be able to do 2 and 3-step word problems involving all of above concepts;
    • More complicated perimeter and area of irregular shapes; angles in a triangle and quadrilateral.

     

    Class title: Math 7A

    For advanced 7th graders

    Head Teacher Mrs. M.  Marvin

    Assistant Teacher:  Ishaan Sinha

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 12:30-2:00pm

    Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 11/30 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

     

    Math 7Adv has advanced curriculum. The placement test is required to join this class.

    Class title: Math 7 B

    For 7th graders

    Head Teacher:  M. Marvin

    Assistant Teacher: Ankit Verghese

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Sundays, 10:30-12:00pm

    Wednesday, 7:15-8:15pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/12

    No classes on 11/28, 11/30 and 12/26 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

     

    Prerequisites:

    To enter this class students must have a deep understanding of the topics of fractions, decimals, percentage, ratio, rate, distance-speed-time problems, and be able to solve difficult word problems on these topics. In addition students must have command of the topics of PreAlgebra, including integers (+, - x and dividing); beginning exponents, distributing and then combining like terms, absolute values, algebraic substitution, and be able to turn a verbal phrase into an algebraic expression or equation and solve it. This is a rigorous class, requiring strong mathematical background, and with heavy homework.

     

    Class title: Math Algebra 1 part 2, continuation

    For 8-9th graders

    Head Teacher Dr. Orlov

    Assistant Teacher David Ovetsky

     

    Schedule:

    Twice a week:

    Saturdays, 9:30-11.00am

    Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00pm - Homework Hour

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/11

    No classes on 11/27, 12/1 and 12/25 

    Total #28 classes in Fall semester.

     

    Class curriculum will cover  the standard state curriculum, but  will teach  deeper understanding of the topics and knowledge of problem solving.

    Class title: Russian 4/5

    For 4/5 graders

    Teacher Mrs. J. Gordeeva

     

    Schedule:

    Sunday 12:15-1:45 

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/12

    9/12; 9/19; 9/26; 10/3; 10/10; 10/17; 10/24; 10/31; 11/7; 11/14; 11/21; 12/5; 12/12; 12/19; No classes on 11/28 and 12/26

    Total #14 classes in fall semester

    Class curriculum

    Russian  Level 2

    Teacher Dr. Larisa Tsvetkova

    On Saturdays, 12:00-1:00pm

    Dates:

    9/11; 9/18; 9/25; 10/2; 10/9; 10/16; 10/23; 10/30; 11/6; 11/13; 11/20; 12/4; 12/11; 12/18; No classes on 11/27;  12/25

    Total #14 classes in fall semester

     

    Class title: Russian 5/6

    For 5/6 graders

    Teacher Mrs. J.Gordeeva

     

    Schedule:

    Sunday, 10:30-12:00pm

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/12

    9/12; 9/19; 9/26; 10/3; 10/10; 10/17; 10/24; 10/31; 11/7; 11/14; 11/21; 12/5; 12/12; 12/19; No classes on 11/28 and 12/26

    Total #14 classes in fall semester

    Class curriculum

    Class title: Russian 7/8

    For 7/8 graders

    Teacher Mrs. J. Gordeeva

     

    Schedule:

    Sunday, 8:45-10:15

     

    Dates:

    Start date: 9/12

    9/12; 9/19; 9/26; 10/3; 10/10; 10/17; 10/24; 10/31; 11/7; 11/14; 11/21;12/5; 12/12; 12/19; No classes on 11/28; 12/26

    Total #14 classes in fall semester

    Class curriculum

    Class title: Creative Writing, Level1

    Grades 3-4

    Teacher: Dr. E. Breau

    Schedule:

    Monday, 6:00-7:00pm

    Dates:

    Start Date: 09/13

    No classes on: 12/27

    Total #15 lessons in Fall semester.

    Class title: Creative Writing, Level2

    Grades 5-7

    Teacher: Dr. E. Breau

    Schedule:

    Thursday, 6:00-7:00pm

    Dates:

    Start Date: 09/16

    No classes on: 11/25, 12/30

    Total #14 lessons in Fall semester.

    Class title: Individual tutoring

    Tuition is $80/lesson

    Class title: Individual tutoring

    Tuition is $80/lesson

    Individual tutoring

     
     

     

    Monday, 5:00-6:00 pm

    Teacher: Mr.Roman Kharchuk

    Dates:

    9/13; 9/20; 9/27; 10/4; 10/11; 10/18; 10/25; 11/1; 11/8; 11/15; 11/22; 11/29;

    12/6; 12/13; 12/20; No classes on 12/27

    Cost for the Fall semester total 15 lessons: $450.00. 

    Let’s plant the seeds for a future World traveler!

    This class is for 4th-5th Gr Students. Places we will go! Facts we will learn!

    Class title: Chess A

    Teacher: Yuriy Karakashyan

    Schedule:

    Saturday, 9:00-10:30am

     

    Dates:

    9/11; 9/18; 9/25; 10/2; 10/9; 10/16; 10/23; 10/30; 11/6; 11/13; 11/20; No classes on 11/27;

    12/4; 12/11; 12/18; No classes on 12/25

    Prerequisites:

    - at least 1-2 semesters of studying chess in School Plus or any other similar chess program



    Duration of the lesson is 1h 30min - 1hr for theoretical explanation and 30 min for practical games:
     
           - theoretical demonstration on the shared desktop using ChessMaster software with diagrams created before the class:
           -- "warm-up"/simple exercises based on previously studied various tactical elements
           -- calculation exercises that require students to come up with the best plan and count possible variations (2-,3- or 4-moves calculations depending on Level)
           -- new topic (tactical element or strategy concept depending on Level)
           -- complete game with the discussion of the opening used in the game
           -- various topics related to game ending
           - -  practical game of students on 3rd-party chess website
           -- teacher observes the game as a spectator
           -- after the game, teacher reviews it and points to weak moves or missed opportunities.

     

    Class title: Art 3-5 gr

    Teacher Dr. Larisa Tsvetkova

    Schedule:

    On Saturdays, 11:50-12:50pm

    Dates:

    9/11; 9/18; 9/25; 10/2; 10/9; 10/16; 10/23; 10/30; 11/6; 11/13; 11/20; No classes on 11/27;

    12/4; 12/11; 12/18; No classes on 12/25

    Total #14 classes in fall semester

    Cost $380.00