MEK Review’s MLC Advanced Math Program
For over 20 years, MEK has worked hard to create programs and develop curriculum that speak to the needs of every child we serve. And we believe that the key to succeeding in rigorous high school courses and on difficult admissions exams is early preparation.
Our MLC Advanced Math program provides challenging lessons that will give MEK students the skills to excel in the classroom and the tools to earn elite scores on tough high school admissions tests.
How can our MLC Advanced Math program set your child up for their academic future?
Read on to find out!
What is MLC Advanced Math?
MEK Review’s MLC Advanced Math is a course for 6th and 7th grade students looking to get a head start on preparing for high school admissions tests, such as the SSAT, ISEE, and BCA exams. Throughout the course, expert instructors help students apply their cumulative knowledge of math concepts to a variety of test level questions, learn proven strategies for solving test questions efficiently and accurately, and cultivate a strong mindset for tackling tough exams in timed settings.
What’s the criteria for taking the course?
Students in Grades 4 through 6 must have successfully completed our MLC 6: Problem-Solving Math course, or earned a score of 80% or higher on our Grade 6 Student Evaluation (E6).
Students in Grade 5 through 7 must have successfully completed our MLC Pre-Algebra 1 Problem-Solving Math course, or earned a score of 80% or higher on our Pre-Algebra 1 Student Evaluation (EP1).
What does a typical class look like?
Students meet in small groups with their instructor via a live, virtual class once a week for 9 weeks. Each session is 90 minutes in length.
The following is a breakdown of what a typical class looks like:
Class Format (90 mins):
- 30 mins: Homework Review
- 30 mins: Strategies for topic of the day
- 15 mins: Classwork drill on topic of the day
- 10 questions on the topic covered during the session
- Timed assignment
- 15 mins: Classwork Review
What will my child learn about during class?
MLC Advanced Math is all about teaching your child how to use their cumulative knowledge of math concepts to answer challenging high school admissions exam questions. Our expert instructors teach your child how to identify specific question types, such as proportions, ratios, and word problems, and how to answer those questions with efficiency and accuracy using MEK’s proven methods. Students will review and reinforce topics introduced during class through drills, class assignments, and homework.
What are the benefits of MLC Advanced Math?
MLC Advanced Math is more than just a high school admissions test prep course. Throughout each session, your child will learn how to be an independent, critical thinker, who has the confidence to tackle any problem with a creative solution. These skills are the essential building blocks of classroom success and the foundation for earning top scores on future standardized tests, such as the SAT or ACT.