Grade/Age Level: 7th, 8th, 9th,
Jan. 15, 14-Apr. 23, 2014—We
Period: Session 5 ; 03:00 PM - 04:15 PM
Location: St. Michael
Instructor(s): Mrs. Jan Sands
Signup for this class is closed at this time.
A full pre-algebra course and an introduction to geometry. Topics covered include prime and composite numbers; fractions and decimals; order of operations, coordinates, exponents, square roots, ratios, algebraic phrases, probability, the Pythagorean Theorem and more.
Tutor: Jan Sands
Length: Full year
Grade Level: 7th-9th grade and at least 14 years old by the first day of class
Tuition: $175 per semester
Text: Saxon Algebra ½ Home Study Kit, third edition
3-ring binder (1 to 1 ½”)
Quadrille filler paper (graph paper)
Set of five tabbed dividers
Pencils (preferably Dixon Ticonderoga) with erasers
Correction pen or pencil (red or other highly visible color)
Ruler – 6 to 12 inches
Compass and Protractor
Texas Instruments®TI-30Xa Scientific Calculator
Prerequisite: Student must be 14 years old by the first day of class and pass Saxon placement test for Algebra ½.
Homework: Homework will vary, but will be 30-60 minutes per day, four or five days per week