Grade/Age Level: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th,
Jan. 15, 14-Apr. 23, 2014—We
Period: Session 4 ; 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: St. Michael
Instructor(s): Mrs. Jan Sands
Signup for this class is closed at this time.
Traditional second-year algebra topics, as well as a full semester of informal geometry, are included with both real-world, abstract and interdisciplinary applications. Topics include geometric functions like angles, perimeters, and proportional segments; negative exponents; quadratic equations; metric conversions; logarithms; and advanced factoring.
Tutor: Jan Sands
Length of class: full year
Grade level: 9-12 (for greatest success, I recommend that students be at least 15 years old by the first day of class)
Tuition: $175 per semester
Text: Saxon Algebra 2 Home Study Kit, third edition.
3-ring binder (1 to 1 1/2”)
quadrille filler paper (graph paper)
set of five tabbed dividers
pencils (preferably Dixon Ticonderoga)
correction pen or pencil (red or other highly visible color)
ruler – 6 to 12 inches (Second semester: protractor and compass)
Texas Instruments® TI-30Xa Scientific Calculator
Prerequisite: Pass Saxon placement test for Algebra 2 – OR– successful completion of Saxon Algebra 1