LEARN STORM: YOU CAN LEARN ANYTHING!
A free, 9-week math challenge designed to build perseverance and grit.
Builds confidence and perseverance in every student LearnStorm rewards progress and perseverance equally, giving students of all abilities an opportunity to succeed. Additional weekly Growth Mindset activities engage the creative mind and help students develop effective learning strategies.
Strengthens Common Core math skills
Students earn points by practicing math on Khan Academy’s personalized learning platform, with thousands of Common Core-aligned exercises, integrated with hints and videos.
For the whole school as well as individual students
Students can work independently andas members of their full school team, building school pride and earning recognition.
HOW TO PLAY
1. From January 29 - April 1, sign in and practice qualifying math on Khan Academy.
2. Complete and submit weekly activities designed to help you learn to learn.
3. Earn a Mastery point for each skill practiced, and every level of mastery earned.
4. Earn Hustle points when practicing and sticking with skills that challenge you.
REWARDS + RECOGNITION
Earn a top spot on a mastery or hustle cup leaderboard as an individual
There are 3 cups, each 3 weeks long. Ranking first, second or third in your grade earns you a KA badge, certificate, and guarantees your invitation to the finals event.
Complete the math marathon
Spend at least 1 hour practicing math for 6 out of the 9 weeks of LearnStorm.Only time spent practicing qualifying math will count toward the marathon. Marathon completion earns you a KA badge, real-life certificate, and raffle ticket to a drawing for an invitation to the finals event.
Complete the mindset marathon
Complete all of the weekly activities before April 1. Completion will earn you a KA badge, a downloadable completion certificate and a raffle ticket to a drawing for an invitation to the finals event.
Leaderboards will be released weekly and show standings for top schools and individuals. You can start earning points from January 29. The first leaderboards will be released February 8. Good luck!