About the Math Curriculum

The Structure of the Curriculum

The Little Math curriculum spans a period of one year, with two semesters of six months each. Based on a five-day week, each semester comprises 130 days of lessons.

Each day's session is made up of a number of different lessons. For example, a day's session in Semester 1 contains the following lessons:

  • Quantity lessons
  • Equations
  • Numerals

The full Math 12-month course (Semester 1+2) covers the following:

  • Quantity lessons up to 100
  • Numeral lessons up to 100
  • Counting forward and counting backward
  • Quantity recognition (random icon placement)
  • Skip counting (grid icon placement)
  • Random quantities and numerals (within a range)
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Progression from two-step up to five-step equations
  • Equations with mixed operations


Curriculum Language & Media Files

The Little Math curriculum is available in English, with pronunciations recorded with an American (US) accent.

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Little Math's Media Library also comes with several media sets which you can easily apply to your lessons as needed. You can also download even more media sets by visiting the BrillKids Library.

Voice Sets

Little Math includes pronunciation recordings for numbers and math symbols in these languages:

  • English (US) - adult woman, adult man and female child voice recordings with an American English accent
  • Chinese - adult woman voice recordings in Mandarin Chinese
  • Spanish - adult woman, adult man and female child voice recordings in Castellano Spanish
  • French - adult woman voice recordings in French
  • Italian - adult woman voice recordings in Italian
  • Japanese - adult woman voice recordings in Japanese

Word Sets

To accompany each voice set, these word sets are also available:

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese

Icon Sets

To illustrate quantity, several fun and interesting icons are available to choose from:

  • Basic Shapes - includes circle, triangle, square, star, hexagon, heart, rectangle, semi-circle and crescent shapes
  • BrillKids Multicolored Icons - includes illustrated smilies in different shapes, animals, cars and flowers
  • Image Icons - includes planets, toys, types of transportation, fruits, vegetables, flowers, butterflies, various animals and BrillKids babies (contributed by parents from our online community)


Lesson Types

In Semesters 1 and 2 of the curriculum, you will see these types of lessons - more than once a session in some cases:

1.  Quantity

With lessons on quantity, you can help your child understand the reality of numbers (instead of just the symbols - 1, 2, etc. - that represent them). This will give your child a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts.

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To make lessons more exciting, you can use different icons - using images that appeal to your child is an effective way of keeping your child interested in math!

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2.  Equations

Little Math uses icons, the numeric symbols of the number and the written word to teach mathematical operations. Depending on your child's level of learning, you can teach simple two-step equations, and advance to using up to 5 integers for operations.

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3.  Numerals

Little Math also supports teaching math using written numerals, so your child can learn to be recognize the written representations of the number quantities.

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