# Zeta

## Zeta Products

Includes everything you need for a successful experience with *Zeta*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Tests booklet
- Integer Block Kit
- Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit
- Lifetime access to our
*Zeta*Digital Pack

The *Zeta* Student Pack contains the Student Workbook with lesson-by-lesson worksheets, systematic review pages, and Application and Enrichment pages as well as *Zeta* Tests.

For customers who already have the required Integer Block Kit, this Set includes *Primer*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Lifetime access to our
*Primer*Digital Pack- Skip Count Songs MP3s
- Songbook PDF

The *Zeta* Instruction Pack contains the Instruction Manual with lesson-by-lesson instructions and full solutions, and the DVD with lesson-by-lesson video instruction.

For customers who already have the required Integer Block Kit and Algebra/Decimal Insert Kit, this Set includes *Zeta*:

- Instruction Manual with complete solutions
- Instruction DVD
- Student Workbook
- Tests booklet
- Lifetime access to our
*Zeta*Digital Pack

Lifetime access to *Zeta* streaming instruction videos and online Instruction Manual, lesson and test solutions, and other online resources from any browser. You’ll also have access to the Math-U-See Digital Manipulatives. Access begins at time of online purchase or redemption of access code. Note: Digital Packs do not include Student Workbook or Tests.

This 133-piece manipulative block set is the only one you’ll need for all levels of Math-U-See, from *Primer* through *Algebra 1*; includes 20 ones and tens, 13 fives, and 10 each of twos, threes, fours, sixes, sevens, eights, nines, and hundreds blocks, plus the Decimal Street™/Block Clock poster. The durable cardboard storage box doubles as a carrying case while keeping blocks tidy and simplifying clean up.

*Note: While it’s fun to build with our Manipulatives, please remember that they contain small parts and are not toys. We recommend them for children ages 4 and above.*

Used with the Integer Block Kit to teach advanced decimal and algebra concepts in *Zeta*, *Pre-Algebra*, and *Algebra 1*, this Kit includes 20 red hundredths blocks; 4 red snap-in squares; 4 green snap-in squares; 15 blue snap-in strips; and 15 gray snap-in strips.

*Note: While it’s fun to build with our Manipulatives, please remember that they contain small parts and are not toys. We recommend them for children ages 4 and above.*

# Zeta

## Decimals, percents and other topics.

Zeta extends the student’s concept of place value to the right of the decimal point. Students learn to complete core operations with decimals. The connection between fractions and decimals is presented.

Major Concepts and Skills Include:

- Expanding understanding of place value from positive powers of ten to include decimals
- Fluently adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing multiple digit decimals using place-value strategies
- Solving real-world problems with decimals and percentages
- Understanding the metric system and converting from one unit of measure to another

Additional Concepts and Skills:

- Understanding and simplifying exponents
- Understanding negative numbers and representing them on the coordinate plane
- Using properties of operations to simplify and evaluate algebraic expressions
- Interpreting and graphing relationships between dependent and independent variables
- Understanding of plane geometry & geometric symbols
- Using ratio reasoning to solve problems

## Sample Lesson

## Explore Zeta's Scope and Sequence

## Table of Contents

- Exponents; Word Problem Tips
- Place Value
- Decimal Numbers With Expanded Notation
- Add Decimal Numbers
- Subtract Decimal Numbers
- Metric System Origin–Meter, Liter, Gram
- Metric System–Latin Prefixes
- Metric System Conversion–Part 1
- Multiply By 1/10 Or 0.1
- Multiply Decimals By 1/100 Or 0.01
- Finding A Percentage
- Finding A Percentage > 100%; Word Problems
- Reading Percentages In A Pie Graph
- Multiply All Decimals
- Metric System Conversions – Part 2
- Computing Area And Circumference
- Dividing A Decimal By A Whole Number
- Dividing A Whole Number By A Decimal
- Solving For An Unknown
- Dividing A Decimal By A Decimal
- Decimal Remainders
- More Solving For An Unknown
- Transform Any Fraction
- Decimals As Rational Numbers
- Mean, Median, And Mode
- Probability
- Points, Lines, Rays, And Line Segments
- Planes And Symbols
- Angles
- Types Of Angles