Mathematics

Elementary School

Goal

The goal of the Montgomery County Public Schools Pre-K–12 mathematics program is for all students to achieve mathematical proficiency by developing both conceptual understanding and procedural fluency. The end result is the ability to think and reason mathematically and use mathematics to solve problems in authentic contexts.

Enduring Understandings

  • Mathematics is the study of patterns and relationships. 
  • Mathematics is a language consisting of carefully defined terms and symbols. 
  • Mathematics is a tool used to solve problems in everyday life. 
  • Technology influences the mathematics that is taught and essential for our world.