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October MathRocks!

MathRocks is for all students in grades 1-12.

Students in Reno/Sparks area attend in-person.  Students who live more than 1 hour away, may participate online.

Check-in begins at 9:30 AM.  First round begins at 10 AM.

Rounds:

  • Number Sense (80 questions / 10 minutes)
  • Sprint (20 questions / 30 minutes)
  • Focus (4-5 questions / 10 minutes)
  • Explain (1 question / 5 minutes) – this is an experimental round that may be adjusted or removed)
  • Team (10 questions / 20 minutes – 3-4 students per team)
  • plus Estimation round for high school level!

Included in the MathRocks! Series registration but registration can be as a stand alone event.

Awards for October MathRocks! will be presented at the November MathRocks! contests.

MathRocks! Series accumulative awards will be presented at the Year End Awards Dinner on May 21st.

Last Day to Register for Math Olympiads (Elementary & Middle School)

GOALS OF THE MATH OLYMPIADS

  • developing enthusiasm for problem solving and mathematics,
  • deepening the understanding of mathematical concepts and strengthen ability to use these concepts,
  • considering concepts that they might not otherwise encounter,
  • enriching experiences in intellectually stimulating and significant mental activities, and
  • building a stronger foundation for assessments and for future mathematics studies.

Math Olympiads is a series of 5 contests.  Each round has 5 questions to be completed in 30 minutes.  Students must register for the full series before October 10th to participate in this series.

Level E is for grades 4-6.       Testing time is 2pm on contest dates.
Level M is for grades 6-8.     Testing time is 3pm on contest dates.

Contest dates are:

December 4, 2021
January 15, 2022
January 29, 2022
February 19, 2022
March 12, 2022

Contest will be administered in-person at the NNVMath Clubhouse, 1480 Linda Way in Sparks.

You can register through your MyNNVMath.org account.  New accounts can be created at MyNNVMath.org.

MathRocks! #7 (April)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (2) 20-minute rounds for level 1; (1) 40-minute round for level 2; (1) 45-minute round for levels 3 & 4
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 4/10 and closes at noon on 4/11.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.  You can register for all 7 MathRocks! contest series for only $80 by going HERE!

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #6 (March)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (1) 20-minute round and (1) 30-minute CML round for Level 1 and GRADE 3; (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 20 minute round for Level 2 (minus grade 3); (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 35-minute ASMA junior round for level 3; (1) 30-minutes The Math League round and (1) 35-minutes ASMA senior round for level 4 PLUS (1) 30 minute CML round for GRADE 9 only
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 3/20 and closes at noon on 3/21.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #5 (February)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (1) 20-minute round and (1) 30-minute CML round for Level 1 and GRADE 3; (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 20 minute round for Level 2 (minus grade 3); (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 35-minute ASMA junior round for level 3; (1) 30-minutes The Math League round and (1) 35-minutes ASMA senior round for level 4 PLUS (1) 30 minute CML round for GRADE 9 only
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 2/13 and closes at noon on 2/14.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #4 (January)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (1) 20-minute round and (1) 30-minute CML round for Level 1 and GRADE 3; (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 20 minute round for Level 2 (minus grade 3); (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 35-minute ASMA junior round for level 3; (1) 30-minutes The Math League round and (1) 35-minutes ASMA senior round for level 4 PLUS (1) 30 minute CML round for GRADE 9 only
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 1/16 and closes at noon on 1/17.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #3 (December)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (2) 20-minute rounds for level 1; (1) 40-minute round for GRADE 3; (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 20 minute round for Level 2 (minus grade 3); (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 35-minute ASMA junior round for level 3; (1) 30-minutes The Math League round and (1) 35-minutes ASMA senior round for level 4 PLUS (1) 30 minute CML round for GRADE 9 only
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 12/19 and closes at noon on 12/20.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #2 (November)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (2) 20-minute rounds for level 1; (1) 40-minute round for GRADE 3; (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 20 minute round for Level 2 (minus grade 3); (1) 30-minute CML round and (1) 35-minute ASMA junior round for level 3; (1) 30-minutes The Math League round and (1) 35-minutes ASMA senior round for level 4 PLUS (1) 30 minute CML round for GRADE 9 only
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 11/14 and closes at noon on 11/15.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.  You can register for all 7 MathRocks! contest series for only $80.

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School

MathRocks! #1 (October)

Due to COVID, we have made the decision to run the full 2020-21 MathRocks! series of contests online.

What to expect:

  • Contest platform is MyNNVMath.org
  • An email will go out 3 days prior to those who are registered with contest taking details
  • Number Sense Round – individual round, under 15 minutes (time varies by level)
  • (2) 20-minute rounds for level 1; (1) 40-minute round for level 2; (1) 45-minute round for levels 3 & 4
  • Team round*
  • No calculators
  • An adult over the age of 18 is required to proctor the exam and must submit a phone number where they may be reached while proctoring the contest and an email address
  • Contest window begins at 9am on 10/17 and closes at noon on 10/18.  Rounds may be taken immediately after each other or broken up throughout the time allowed.

Cost: Individual contest registration is $20 with a $5 discount when you register at least 1 week/7 days in advance.  You can register for all 7 MathRocks! contest series for only $80 by going HERE!

IF YOUR FAMILY NEEDS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, PLEASE EMAIL SHERRY@NNVMATH.ORG

TEACHERS WISHING TO REGISTER THEIR ENTIRE CLASS – should email Sherry@NNVMath.org

*To participate in the Team round, student must have a working camera and microphone on their computer/device, device MAY be a SmartPhone!  Students are NOT required to participate in the Team round to participate in MathRocks! individual rounds.  Teams are composed of 3 or 4 students. students are encouraged to organize their team; however, we will organize and connect teams for those who don’t. Teams will schedule a time from the times available. A non-family member will be assigned to proctor the team online both listening and watching the team members as they complete their round.

AWARDS: For grades 8 and below, awards are determined by grade within the contest level (meaning Level 1 contest rounds are taken by those in grade 1 and 2 with awards given to top 1st graders and to top 2nd graders separately). Contest level breakdown is as follows:

  • Level 1: Grades 1 & 2
  • Level 2: Grades 3-5
  • Level 3: Grades 6-8
  • Level 4: High School