Learning Recommendations:  Successful completion of Algebra 1A; IEP Required; Case Manager Recommendation

General Description:  Traditional concepts of algebra will be introduced and reinforced throughout the year.  Using the second half of the general education Algebra 1 textbook, concepts involving critical thinking and problem solving are taught through guided practice and application of math concepts in everyday living situations.

Content:  Critical areas include, but are not limited to:

  • Linear relationships
  • Solving systems of inequalities
  • Graphing systems of inequalities
  • Writing systems of inequalities from word problems
  • Exponents and exponential functions
  • Factoring and solving quadratic functions

Equipment to be provided by the student:  Composition notebook or spiral-bound notebook and scientific calculator.  If you need to purchase one, the TI30XS MultiView is recommended.  Graphing calculators are not required until CC Algebra 2 and above.