Course Description: :  This course will address key learning standards for high school including the domains of Algebra, Functions, Geometry and Statistics.  Students will demonstrate their understanding through a series of mathematical modeling tasks, applying algebraic reasoning to real-world scenarios. Throughout the course, students will build a collection of evidence as an alternative to the Smarter Balanced Assessment.

Content:

  • Building and interpreting functions (linear, quadratic, exponential and others)
  • Geometry and basic trigonometry
  • Summarizing, reasoning and interpreting data
  • Mathematical Modeling

Strategies:

Students will learn through a combination of:

  • Direct instruction and discussions
  • Tasks and investigations

Technology Enhanced Instruction