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Math Jump - Lake Worth campus

JUMP WRITE IN! SUMMER IMMERSION HOME MATH CLUB ORGSYNC CONTACT US

 Application for Math Jump 2019 is Closed

 

 Program Description

Thursday Aug 8 to Friday Aug 16 |  8 a.m. to 7 p.m.* 
*time varies

Math Jump is a one-week intensive and interactive summer immersion program in mathematics. 

Throughout the program, students participate in hands-on, discovery-based learning activities that embrace the themes of “Valuing Diversity” and “Building Community.” 

Carefully selected mathematics faculty, tutors and Supplemental Instruction (SI) leaders, devoted to the goals of the program, help students work collaboratively to build mathematical confidence and develop new and lasting friendships with other diverse members of their cohort.  What is more, student program participants enhance their leadership, teamwork, critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.

 

 

 What is Math Jump?

  • Math Jump is a fun boot camp!
  • PBSC Math department provides:
    • Coping techniques for Math
    • Math network support
    • Math Club membership for successful participants

 Why Math Jump?

  • Boot camp style of learning
  • 2 Palm Beach State College Credits
  • Does not impact Financial Aid credits requirements of maximum 60 credits

 

Program Schedule

 Thursday, August 8, 2019
Activity Time Room
Joint Gathering of Both the Math and English Groups 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CBP 103
Forewords from Program Facilitators and Staff 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. CBP 103
Registration for PantherWeb/Engage/MyMathLab 2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138
Syllabi and Pre-program Focus Group Web Survey 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138
Skills Assessment Handout 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138
Pizza and SI Sessions 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138

  

 Monday, August 12, 2019
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. NS 129
Chapter 5, Sections 5.1-5.4 9 a.m. - Noon NS 137, NS 138
Lunch Noon - 1 p.m. CBP 103
Chapter 5, Sections 5.5-5.6, Practice Test 1 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Test 1 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Pizza, SI Sessions and Test Grading 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138

 

 Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. NS 129
Chapter 6, Sections 6.1-6.3 9 a.m. - Noon NS 137, NS 138
Lunch Noon - 1 p.m. CBP 103
Chapter 6, Sections 6.5-6.6, Practice Test 2 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Test 2 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Pizza, SI Sessions and Test Grading 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138

 

 Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. NS 129

Chapter 8, Sections 8.1-8.3

9 a.m. - Noon NS 137, NS 138
Lunch Noon - 1 p.m. CBP 103
Chapter 8, Sections 8.3-8.4, Practice Quiz 1 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Quiz 1 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Pizza and SI Sessions 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138

 

 Thursday, August 15, 2019
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. NS 129
Chapters 2 and 3, Sections 2.4, 3.1-3.2 9 a.m. - Noon NS 137, NS 138
Lunch Noon - 1 p.m. CBP 103
Chapter 3, Sections 3.2-3.3, Practice Quiz 2 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Student Assessment of Faculty, Tutors/SI Leaders 2:30 - 3 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Quiz 2 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Pizza and SI Sessions 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129, NS 137, NS 138

 

Friday, August 16, 2019

Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. NS 129
Final Exam Review: Chapters 2, 3, 5, 6, 8 9 a.m. - Noon NS 137, NS 138
Lunch Noon - 1 p.m. CBP 103
Post-program Focus Group Interview 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CBP 103
Final Exam 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. NS 137, NS 138
Pizza Banquet and Program Completion Ceremony 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. NS 129

 

 

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