Learning Recommendations: A- or higher in both semesters of CC Algebra 2.

General Description: IB Pre-HL Math is intended for students who will complete IB Math HL 1 and IB Math HL 2 in subsequent years. This course is designed for the student who may wish to focus on mathematics, engineering, or science after High School and is ready to learn concepts at a faster pace and at a deeper level of understanding. The IB Math HL exam will be given at the end of IB Math HL 2. IB dictates that students may not sit for HL exams until the spring of their senior year.

Content:

  • Polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions
  • Trigonometric Identities
  • Sequences and series
  • Probability and statistics

Strategies:

Students will learn through a combination of:

  • Teacher directed instruction
  • Small group collaboration

Equipment to be provided by student: Scientific Calculator AND Graphing Calculator. TI-Nspire (Not CAS) is recommended.