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Algebra Course Syllabus          Independent Learner Contract  

 

BASIC LINKS

Westlake City Schools          Lee Burneson          Blue Team Web Page       bee@wlake.org 

RESOUCES

OAA Practice     Online Textbook     Graphing Calculator      Graph Paper – 6 coordinate planes or full grid paper

HELP WEBSITES

These are the most helpful websites. They cover many topics. They include explanations, examples, and practice

·         http://algebrahelp.com/    

·         http://www.sparknotes.com/math/  

·         Mrs. Mann’s websitea great source of review!

·         Great help website!!!

·         Good Practice Site with lots of topics

 

For Parents

Chapter 0 – Back to Basics

Assignment Sheet

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

 

 

Perimeter and Area

Fractions Decimals Percents (jeopardy)

 

 

Fractions Decimals Percents

Fractions Decimals Percents (easy)

 

 

Fractions

Fractions (soccer game)

 

 

Algebraic Expressions

Fractions (jeopardy)

For Parents

Unit 1 – Introduction to Algebra

Assignment Sheet           Assignment1       Assignment 7      Assignment 8      Assignment 10

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Real Number System

Real Number System

Real Number System

Adding and Subtracting integers

Simplifying

Simplifying

Rational vs. Irrational Numbers

Real Number System

 

 

Order of Operations

Order of Operations

 

 

 

 

For Parents

Unit 2 – Solving Equations

Assignment Sheet              Assignment 1      Assignment 5      Assignment 9

Warm-up

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Solving Equations with Variables on both sides

Absolute Value Equations

Solving Equations with Variables on both sides

Covers it all

 

Solving Equations with Variables on both sides

Solving for a specific variable

Connect Four – play against a partner

 

 

 

Easy ‘Plant Blaster’

 

 

 

Solving for a specific variable

For Parents

Unit 3 – Proportions, Percents, and Probability

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 4      Assignment 7       Assignment 8

Warm-up                            Assignment 9     Assignment 10     Assignment 11     Assignment 12      Assignment 13

Individual Assessment

Budget Activity

 

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Applications

Games!

Percent Change

Real-life Proportions

Rates and Ratios

How much do you weight in outer space?

Proportions (very easy) dirt bike game

 

Application of percents: Unemployment

Percent Word Problems

History of Credit Cards

Percent Change

 

 

Percents-  very good!

Calculators for mortgages, students loans, retirement, etc

Basic Probability

 

 

Proportions

Should Cleveland Build a Casino?

Basic Probability

 

 

Permutations

Cleveland Casino

Deal or No Deal

 

 

Theoretical vs. Experimental Probability

For Parents

Unit 4 – Inequalities and Functions

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 7      Assignment 8      Assignment 9       Assignment 10

Warm-up                           

Individual Assessment

 

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Basic Solving

Solving 2-step Inequalities

Basic Solving

Solving Inequalities

What is a function?

Solving Multi-step Inequalities

Compound Inequalities

Solving Inequalities

What is a function?

Absolute Value Functions

Compound Inequalities

Compound Inequalities

More with Functions

 

Absolute Value Inequalities

 

Absolute Value Inequalities

 

 

 

For Parents

Unit 5 – Linear Functions (focusing on slope-intercept form)

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 6      Assignment 7      

Warm-up                            Assignment 8     Assignment 10     Extra Practice with Slope

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Slope

Slope-intercept form Rap!

Application Problems

Writing Equations

Graphing

Slope (Best one!!!)

Graphing

Writing Equations

y=mx + b

Direct Variation

Application Problems

more y=mx + b

 

Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

Best one on Slope-Intercept Form

 

Direct Variation

 

Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

For Parents

Unit 6 – Solving Systems of Equations and Inequalities

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 9      Assignment 10      

Warm-up                           

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Applications!

Solving by Graphing

Solving by Graphing

Solving by Graphing

Supply and Demand (in-class)

Solving by Substitution

Solving by Substitution

Solving by Elimination or Substitution

Code Breaking

Solving by Elimination

Solving by Elimination

Solving Application Problems

Business - How to Earn Profit

System of Inequalities

System of Inequalities

System of Inequalities

Science (in-class)

 

 

Putting It All Together

 

For Parents

Unit 7 – Exponents

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 2      Assignment 3       Assignment 6

Warm-up                            Assignment 8     Assignment 11   

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Simplifying

Simplifying with Negative Exponents

Exponent Basics

Jeopardy – Evaluating (easy)

Complicated Simplifying

Evaluating with Negative Exponents

Simplifying with Exponents and Scientific Notation

Scientific Notation

Scientific Notation

Graphing Exponential Functions

Negative Exponents

Exponents - the basics

Exponential Functions

 

Great Site on Simplifying with Exponents

 

 

 

Exponential Growth

 

 

 

Harder Simplifying Problems

 

 

 

Scientific Notation

 

 

 

Exponential Growth/Decay

 

For Parents

Unit 8 – Polynomials and Factoring

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 4      Assignment 9       Assignment 10

Warm-up                            Assignment 12      Assignment 13

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Intro to Polynomials

Intro to Polynomials

+, - Polynomials

Multiplying Binomials

F.O.I.L.

Multiplying Binomials

More adding/subtracting

Factoring Trinomials

Multiplying Special Products

Factoring Binomials

Factoring using Distributive Property and Grouping

More Factoring

Factoring Trinomials

Solving by Factoring

Factoring Trinomials

Connect 4 (Solving)

 

More Solving

Factoring Special Products

 

 

 

Factoring Difference of 2 Squares

 

 

 

Solving by Factoring

 

For Parents

Unit 9 – Rational Expressions

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 3      Assignment 10      

Warm-up                            

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Covers it all

Excluded Values

Excluded Values and Simplifying

Inverse Variation

Graphing Rational Expressions

Inverse Variation

Graphing Rational Expressions

Simplifying Rational Expressions

Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

Excluded Values and Simplifying

Multiplying Rational Expressions

Operations with Rational Expressions

Multiplying and Dividing

Dividing Rational Expressions

Solving Equations

Operations with Rational Expressions

Adding Rational Expressions

 

More Multiplying and Dividing

Long Division of Polynomials

 

Adding and Subtracting

Solving Equations

 

Long Division of Polynomials

 

 

Solving Equations

 

 

For Parents

Unit 10 – Radical Expressions

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 1      Assignment 2     

Warm-up                            Assignment 9     Assignment 10     Assignment 11    

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Graphing Square Root Functions

Multiplying Radicals

Simplifying Radicals

Adding and Subtracting

Simplifying Radicals

Rationalize the Denominator

Covers all Simplifying

Simplifying – Challenge Problems

Multiplying and Dividing Radicals

Simplifying using the Conjugate

More Simplifying – click thru for challenge problems

 

Solving Radical Equations

Adding and Subtracting Radicals

Solving Radical Equations

 

Circles

Solving Radical Equations

More on Solving

 

 

 

Distance Formula

 

 

 

 

 

For Parents

Unit 11 – Quadratics

Assignment Sheet           Assignment 2      Assignment 5      Assignment 10      

Warm-up                           

Individual Assessment

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!

Solving by Graphing

Writing Equations in Vertex Form

Vertex form of equations

Solving – Matching Game

Graphing Intro

Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square

Solving…covers it all

 

Graphing – Covers It All

Solving Quadratic Equations using the Quadratic Formula

Application problem

 

Solving by Completing the Square

Application problem

Application problem

 

Solving Quadratic Equations using the Quadratic Formula

 

 

 

For Parents

Going Beyond – An Introduction to Trigonometry

 

Tutorials

Videos

Review and extra practice

Games!