Foundations of Mathematics 12

Curricular Competencies

Students are expected to do the following:

Reasoning and modelling

  • Develop thinking strategies to solve puzzles and play games
  • Explore, analyze, and apply mathematical ideas using reason, technology, and other tools
  • Estimate reasonably and demonstrate fluent, flexible, and strategic thinking about number
  • Model with mathematics in situational contexts
  • Think creatively and with curiosity and wonder when exploring problems

Understanding and solving

  • Develop, demonstrate, and apply conceptual understanding of mathematical ideas through play, story, inquiry, and problem solving

MediaSmarts Resources

Crime Perceptions Quiz
Perceptions of Youth and Crime
The Invisible Machine: Big Data and You


Students are expected to know the following:

  • odds, probability, and expected value
  • financial planning

MediaSmarts Resources

Crime in the News
Crime Perceptions Quiz
Gambling in the Media
Online Gambling and Youth

Perceptions of Youth and Crime