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Resource students are assigned to classes on the basis of their own choices and with recommendations of resource teachers and parents. The Individualized Education Program (IEP) sets forth a plan of goals and objectives, which specifies accommodations and services necessary to meet the students’ needs.

Credit: Mathematics

Learning Recommendations: Math Placement Test and Teacher Recommendation. Sophomore, Junior or Senior                                               

General Description: Traditional concepts of algebra that are required for Algebra 1A will be introduced and reinforced throughout the year. Emphasis will be on mastering multi-step algebraic equations, calculating volume, graphing equations, and writing equations from word problems.

Strategies: Students will learn through a combination of:

  • Direct Instruction
  • Small Group Investigations
  • Teacher-Led Investigations

Course Fee / Materials:  Spiral-bound notebook, writing utensils, lined notebook paper, and a scientific calculator.  If you need to purchase a calculator, the TI-34 MultiView is recommended.