What are the books I need for one year of Primary Mathematics? You will need the A and B Textbooks and Workbooks. We highly recommend having some sort of teaching support in the form of Home Instructor’s Guides (designed for homeschool use) or Teacher’s Guides.

## Is Singapore Math easy to teach?

Children in Singapore traditionally score **highly in math** when compared to those in other countries. Singapore method is demanding and relies heavily on mastery of the material. There are textbooks, workbooks, manipulative and teacher’s guides for each grade run from $9 – $30.

## Why is Singapore Math bad?

Actually, Singapore Math provides **challenging multi-step problems** which enable students to generalize problem-solving procedures to solve a variety of different problems. … On the one hand, presenting problems that involve computation is held in disdain because it doesn’t present the real beauty of math.

## Which Singapore Math should I buy?

Singapore Math® Live recommends that parents purchase the **non-consumable Textbooks A and B (US Edition)**, Primary Math Workbooks A and B (US Edition), the Intensive Practice A and B (US Edition) and the Challenging Word Problems (CC Edition) for each level.

## Is Saxon better than Singapore Math?

Cost Comparison -Saxon Math books are **more expensive** than Singapore Math books because Saxon has a lot more pages. … Saxon Emphasizes Practice – Saxon Math puts more emphasis on doing practice exercises while Singapore Math puts more emphasis on critically thinking through concepts.

## Is Singapore Math the best?

**1 Singapore students are the world’s math leaders**. Since the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study started ranking countries’ competitiveness in math literacy in 1995, Singapore has consistently ranked among the best.

## What math comes after Singapore?

Singapore math programs **do not continue beyond Grade 8**. Students may move onto Geometry and Algebra 2. If you’re looking for online teaching, you might check out High School Math Live or Thinkwell. Art of Problem Solving is good for students who excel at math.

## Is Singapore Math mastery or spiral?

**Singapore Math is Neither Spiral Nor Mastery**

Singapore Math’s unique “concrete to pictorial to abstract” approach combines the best of both worlds, leading to a fuller understanding of math.