## SHEPHERD GLEN ELEMENTARY

Hamden, CT 06514

## Math Challenge 2024-2025 |

Contact person for MC Program: Tiffany Cofrin at [email protected]

## General Information

- Math Challenge is
__free__and__no-sign up__is necessary. - All students K to Grade 6 are invited to participate.
- There will be 15 challenges throughout the school year.
- Refer to the calendar for dates on when the challenges and their solutions will be available on this webpage.

## How to Participate

**1) GET**the Challenge. Visit the Math Challenge Bulletin Board for a copy or access it online the challenge by clicking the blue button, "CURRENT MATH CHALLENGE."

**2) SOLVE**as many problems as you can. You can skip around and solve problems in any order. Use a math notebook or scrap paper to work out solutions. Ask for help if you need it. We encourage you to discuss strategies with your family members or classmates.

Every grade-level has a recommended minimum number of problems to solve.

• Kindergarten and 1st Grade: Solve at least 3 problems.

• 2nd and 3rd Grade: Solve at least 7 problems.

• 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade: Solve at least 12 problems.

**3) SUBMIT**your answers on or before the due date! Place your math challenge in the return bin on the Math Bulletin Board outside the cafeteria.

**4) BE RECOGNIZED**for you hard work! Earn Top Dog tickets to use toward the Sheppy Shop!