# What is taught in Saxon Math 2?

## What is taught in Saxon Math 2?

Publisher Description: Continuing and reinforcing the lessons in Math 1, Math 2 covers a larger range of critical concepts, such as working with larger numbers, geometric shapes, Venn diagrams, graphs, basic arithmetic calculations, and simple fractions.

### Is Saxon Math A good curriculum?

Saxon was a great foundation to build on, and it has allowed all of my children to be successful in math. Thank you, Mr. Saxon, for this excellent curriculum. Any other helpful hints: When we got to high school, I had my kids complete even numbered problems on even lessons, and odd numbered problems on odd lessons.

#### What grade is Saxon Math 2?

6-7

Saxon Math Course 2 Student Edition

Item #: | 061423 |
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ISBN: | 9781591418351 |

Grades: | 6-7 |

**Is Rod and Staff math advanced?**

Rod & Staff is clear, simple math explained well. My children finished one-and-a-half to two books per calendar year in grades 1-4, and continue to do well. After finishing the 5th year curriculum, one child took the Saxon math placement test, and placed in the Saxon 87 book.

**Does Saxon Math have word problems?**

Most lessons are the same, but there are more of the Common Core required word problems and real-life applications in those books. As far as what books you should use if you are subscribing to Nicole the Math Lady for your Saxon Lessons, here are details on what you should get.

## Is Saxon Math good for homeschool?

In fact we liked Saxon math so much that my 13 year old (8th grade) was previously doing Math U See and we switched him to Saxon Algebra 1 and he is doing much better. Saxon really is the way to go for homeschool math.

### Is Saxon Math part of Common Core?

Saxon Math is aligned with the Common Core State Standards.

#### Is Rod and staff a good curriculum?

We have been using Rod and Staff English for 3 years now and it has been one of my tried and truly loved curriculums. We started using Rod and Staff when each of the children reached 3rd grade level. Rod and Staff is a publisher that produces bible-based curriculum for Christian schools and homeschoolers.

**What math does abeka use?**

Although it doesn’t offer Calculus 1, Abeka math does cover the most important components of a K-12 math curriculum, including Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Plane Geometry and Precalculus, and can therefore carry students all the way through the end of high school.

**Is Saxon Math rigorous?**

While not the most difficult or advanced math program out there, Saxon Math can be quite a rigorous math program compared to those taught in schools.

## Is Saxon Math being phased out?

Our understanding is that HMH has only discontinued the school versions. The homeschool sets will continue to be sold. After Saxon was sold to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, it became clear they did not understand nor support John Saxon’s unique teaching methods.

### What religion is Rod staff?

Mennonite

Rod and Staff is a Mennonite publishing company that is very supportive of homeschooling.

#### Is Abeka considered advanced?

Everyone says that Abeka is so advanced, but I don’t see it. I will give them phonics and reading – yes from all my research it’s unbeatable. I will even say the program is great from maybe K-1st or 2nd. After that the reading still is advanced, but the rest of the subjects are dated.

**Is Abeka math hard?**

The Arithmetic 4 worktext is a little more advanced than some other math programs. However, other math programs have moved up to A Beka’s level of difficulty to meet the more challenging national math standards.

**How many hours a day is Abeka?**

According to parents who take Abeka’s Parent-Led approach, it takes them around 3 to 4 hours per day to get through the required subjects and subsequent seatwork. With that said, moms shared that they do not require their kids to take on every opportunity for seatwork.