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

GeneraL Description: Pre-HL Math is intended for students who will complete IB Math 1 HL and IB Math 2 HL 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. 


  • 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