The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

May 10, 2013

First-grade Math Challenge


DANVILLE — Edison Elementary School first-grader Lainee Devors is deep in thought Friday over a math problem. Nearly 70 first-graders from all of Danville’s elementary schools counted on fingers, doodled on paper and used charts to tackle story problems, progressive computation, multiplication, fractions and even algebra at the second annual First-Grade Math Challenge.