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Learning Recommendations: D or higher in Algebra 2.

General Description: This course is designed to meet the needs of students who wish to continue with math beyond CC Algebra 2 and who would benefit from additional scaffolding prior to taking additional math classes. It is meant for students who want to further their studies of mathematics to prepare for the rigors of pre-calculus or other advanced math classes. Enrolling in this class will help students be prepared for college entrance exams.

Content:  Critical areas include, but are not limited to:

Strategies:  Students will learn through a combination of:

Assignments/Homework:

Skill Mastery Checks:  Mastery checks covering core algebraic skills are assigned on average two times per topic/chapter. Designed to build proficiency before unit assessments, skills checks provide students feedback into their learning and help teachers differentiate instruction. Students have multiple attempts on skills checks, encouraging mastery over the material. 

Course Fee / Materials: Graphing Calculator required.  The TI-84 is recommended.

CTE Dual Credit:  This course is CTE Dual Credit approved and articulated with Renton Technical College. Students who demonstrate proficiency of the college course competencies with a ‘B’ (3.0) or better grade may be eligible to earn college credit through the Tech Prep program. Students MUST register for CTE Dual Credit while they are enrolled in the high school course and also are required to pay a non-refundable $46 annual consortium fee.