Semester A

Course Description

Algebra 1 (semester A) introduces students to the world of Algebra through expressions and equations. Students will evaluate algebraic expressions, solve linear equations and graph them. This course also steers students through various real-world scenarios with the emphasis on using basic statistics to interpret the information given and found.

Students learn through online lesson materials, videos and interactive activities. The end of each unit tests students’ understanding with a self-check quiz with feedback. Also included is a unit exam and project for students to apply what they have learned.

Teacher feedback is provided throughout the semester.

Major Concepts

Semester B

Course Description

Algebra 1 (semester B) builds on the concepts learned in the first semester by providing a strong foundation in solving problems.  Students will work with problems and applications that involve exponents, quadratic equations, polynomials and factoring methods, rational and radical equations, data analysis and probability.

Students will interact with course materials through online lessons, videos, interactive questions and real-world applications.

Each unit ends with a self-check quiz to confirm knowledge of the concepts learned.  There is also a unit exam and project. Teacher feedback is given throughout the course.

Major Concepts

Requirements

Grade Level
8-12

Materials
None

Duration
2 Semesters

Prerequisites
None

Technology Skills