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.
Learning Recommendations: Math placement test and teacher recommendation
Algebra 1A focuses on the first half of the general education Discovering Algebra textbook. Students who successfully complete this course will be enrolled in Algebra 1 the following year. This course integrates numerical, geometric and algebraic perspectives and incorporates problems and applications involving the development of problem solving strategies, solving, writing and graphing linear equations, proportional reasoning and data analysis.
Equipment to be provided by students: Spiral-bound notebook and Scientific Calculator; if you need to purchase one, the TI-34 MultiView is recommended. A graphing calculator is not required until Algebra 2 and above.