Overview and description of the Knowsys Basic Genius Math Success program for high school and middle school math students who need either math acceleration, math remediation, math tutoring, math tutorials, or math RTI. Discusses math remediation and acceleration workbooks, math program, and math classroom management system to motivate underperforming and underachieving at-risk math students.
Knowsys Basic Genius Math
A Research-Based Math Builder Program
Aligned with TEKS Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
The Basic Genius Math Success Program: Curriculum for the Classroom
Systematically builds students' Math Toolkit of essential skills and knowledge
- Builds a solid foundation
- Moves from fundamental skills to more advanced concepts
- Focuses on one concept at a time
- Emphasizes thinking and calculator skills
Integrates organization, scaffolding, and spiraling
- Lessons are divided into Introduction, Examples, and exercises
- Daily warmups are cumulative to foster retention
- Vital concepts are reinforced and extended
- No homework
- Students write in their workbooks
- Workbooks stay in the classroom
- Perfect-bound workbooks
- Perforated pages
- Plenty of white space
- No distractions
For the math teacher . . .
- Specialized training in teaching at-risk students
- Thorough review of Knowsys teaching philosophy
- Focus on effective classroom management
- Ongoing support from Knowsys
- Useful tips and suggestion for managing expectations and helping students succeed
- Day-by-day syllabus
- Exams and quizzes, ready to print
- Daily cumulative warmups, ready to print
- Slide desks to correspond with all introductions and examples
- Grading rubric
- Classroom Evaluator's Guide
- Substitute Teacher Instructions
Ask at-risk math students how they feel about math…and get ready to hear their frustration and stress.
The Knowsys Basic Genius programs help these students jump the math hurdle.
Firmly equipped with a new core skill set, students in the Knowsys program acquire the confidence they need to tackle math with a new vigor and a well-earned sense of self-respect.
Knowsys Basic Genius is also great for accelerating students in math.
The Knowsys Basic Genius program provides students with the vocabulary, concepts, examples, and practice they need to confidently accelerate in math without skipping the essentials.
Use Knowsys Basic Genius Pre-Algebra and Algebra I before your students accelerate into pre-AP Algebra.