MATH is what counts!
Algebra I - is intended to build a foundation for all higher math classes. This
course will review algebraic expressions, integers, and mathematical properties
that will lead into working with variables and linear equations. There will be an
in-depth study of graphing, polynomials, quadratic equations, data analysis and
systems of equations through direct class instruction, group work, homework,
student projects and technology.
Course Status- Required
Credit- 2 Math Credits
Learning Objectives: Algebra 1 has been aligned to the Common Core State Standards.
Grading Criteria- The marking period grade is made up of homework at 25%, class work and quizzes at 25%, and tests at most 50%. Grades will be kept up to date on Power School.
RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES- Scientific calculator TI30XIIS or TI 84+, spiral notebook 100+pages, 3 ring binder, pencils
MAKE-UP WORK-Students are responsible for obtaining and completing make-up work. See Student Handbook for guidelines.
Communication between parents and teacher is crucial to the success of the students. I will be sending progress reports home weekly. If you have questions or concerns please feel to contact me through email or phone.
EXTRA HELP-I welcome and encourage any student to attend help sessions to gain a better understanding of Algebra. Help can be scheduled before school, during lunch and after school.