Unit 1: Beat the Basics

Lesson 1.0:  Welcome to Algebra!

Homework:  Parents and Students together should watch the WELCOME VIDEO and sign the RED slip saying you’ve looked at the Syllabus !   Next, please fill out the Algebra Information Form!  Please get your algebra binder ready for class by September 17th!

On your days off: Watch video 1.0, a review of fractions, you must take notes over the video and complete the example and practice problems. If you do not bring notes to our next class you will lose points and may not be able to participate in that lesson’s activity! You also need to complete HW 1.0, a review of order of operations and fractions.  You can use a calculator to show your work, but you should be able to complete this work by hand and show all of your work!

Lesson 1.1: Fraction Review and Number Types 

Class Notes: 1.1 Notes

Homework:  Watch Video 1.1 over Percents and take notes!  CompleteHW 1.1 for class on thursday!  Make sure you get your algebra binder for friday!

Lesson 1.2:  Percent Problems 

Class Notes: 1.2 notes

Homework:  Watch video 1.2 over Rates (it says regents review, that’s okay, just watch it anyway! Also, there is NO PART 2- that’s from the regents review too… sorry for any confusion!) and complete HW 1.2 for friday. Don’t forget to get your binder!! 🙂

Lesson 1.3: Rates Problems

Class Notes: 1.3 notes,  1.3 Rates practice

Homework:  Complete 1.3 hw.  If you are missing any work so far, make sure to get it done over the weekend!

Lesson 1.4:  The Cost of  Smoking

Students will be working on the Cost of Smoking Packet  in class.  It should be finished over the days off and be ready to go for class on Friday, September 25th.

Lesson 1.5: The Cost of Smoking

 Students will work together to finish their packet! You can complete a smoking FLYER for class next week for extra credit!

Homework:  Complete 1.5 hw over the weekend to help prepare for your unit test next wednesday!

Lesson 1.6: Review of Beat the Basics 

Students should work on the Unit 1 Review sheets (the rainbow papers) from class.

Checkthe SOLUTION GUIDE to help prepare for the test!

Unit 1: Beat the Basics TEST, Wednesday, September 3oth! 

This test will cover 4 Mastery Learning Targets!  All Topics will also include modeling and word problems!

  1. Number Types + Order of Operatoins
  2. Fractions
  3. Percents
  4. Rates

Homework: 2.0 SEQ Pre-Test

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