Algebraic Connections

KDS DAR HIGH SCHOOL

Algebraic Connections

1st Nine Weeks Syllabus

2017 – 2018

Tanya Sanderson

Phone: 256-857-5150

E-Mail: sanderson.tanya@marshallk12.org


Algebraic Connections Course Overview

Algebraic Connections is a formal, in-depth study of algebraic concepts and the real number system. In this course students develop a greater understanding of and appreciation for algebraic properties and operations. Algebraic Connections reinforces concepts presented in earlier courses and permits students to explore new, more challenging content which prepares them for further study in mathematics.


Textbook

 Thinking Mathematically  (Blitzer)



KDS DAR HIGH SCHOOL

Algebraic Connections

2nd Nine Weeks Syllabus

2017 – 2018

Mrs. Sanderson

Phone: 256-857-5150

E-Mail: sanderson.tanya@marshallk12.org


UNIT FOCUS:

WEEK & DATES

ACTIVITIES

ASSIGNMENTS

GRADE


10/9 – 10/13

10/12 & 10/13 – DEDICATION DAYS


10/13 – REPORT CARDS

Combining Like Terms



Stock Market Game

Various Book Assignments


11


10/16 – 10/18

10/16 – 10/18 – FALL BREAK




Algebraic Expressions


Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments

11


10/23 – 10/27


10/25 –PSAT


10/27 – PEP RALLY – Senior Night

Algebraic Expressions

Interpreting Algebraic Expressions



Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments

11


10/30 – 11/3

11/2 - ASVAB


6-4 Ratios, Proportions, and Variations



Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments


Ratios, Proportions, and Variations Test

11


11/6 – 11/10


11/9 – Veterans Day Program


11/10 – NO SCHOOL - VETERANS DAY


6-5 Solving Linear Inequalities



Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments


Linear Inequalities TEST

11


11/13 – 11/17



Multiplying Binomials

Factoring Quadratics


Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments

11


11/20 – 11/24


NO SCHOOL

THANKSGIVING BREAK





11/27 – 12/1


Factoring Quadratics

Solving Quadratics

Maximizing Profit


Stock Market Game


Various Book Assignments

11


12/4 – 12/8

Quadratic Formula

Various Book Assignments

11


12/11 – 12/15


Semester Exams

12/13 – EVEN BLOCK

12/14 – ODD BLOCK

12/15 – MAKE UP EXAM w/ Doctor’s Excuse ONLY

Review for Midterm

Midterm

11


WINTER BREAK

12/18 – 1/3


STUDENTS REPORT 1/4




Course of Study

https://www.alsde.edu/sec/sct/COS/2016%20Revised%20Alabama%20Course%20of%20Study%20Mathematics.pdf






The teacher may give additional tests, quizzes or assignments at his/her discretion.  Students should see the teacher for specific dates and times of what was covered during an absence from class.  


The teacher reserves the right to modify this schedule as needed.  Students are responsible for knowing about modifications announced in class.