Recommended Grade Levels 7-9* (10th graders welcome)
Algebra I serves as the first in a foundation for advanced mathematical courses by providing a complete treatment of the topics in elementary algebra. Instructional emphasis will be placed on modeling real-life situations with expressions, equations, inequalities and systems of equations, and inequalities. In addition, students will explore functions as they represent real-world phenomena in the form of tables, equations and graphs through the use of technology. Students should have a good mastery of prealgebra and be capable of independent work for 1-2 hours per day in math before registering for algebra 1.
Parents will be provided with an answer key for daily assignments to ensure timely feedback for students. Parents and students are expected to grade daily assignments at home and maintain homework grades. Tests will be turned in to the instructor for grading. Homework grading is available for an addition fee of $75 per student per semester.
All courses are rigorous and taught at an advanced level. Only parents and students who are comfortable working on their own should enroll.
*Prerequisites: Successful completion of a standard prealgebra program.
$125 per semester
$75 optional grading fee