Pre Algebra 1 & 2
9th – 12th Grade
Full Year: Credit - 1Prerequisite: Teacher Recommendation
The Pre Algebra curricula reviews the necessary concepts to be successful in an Algebra 1 course. Based on the needs of the students, topics will include a review of fractions, scientific notation, memorizing multiplication tables and perfect squares. Topics studied include operations with signed numbers, powers, roots, algebraic expressions, graphing equations solving one step and working to solve multi-step equations. Application problems include money problems, hourly rates to figure gross pay, and calculating tips. Students will access the curriculum through Jamestown’s Number Power Algebra by Robert Mitchell. Students utilize a scientific calculator but most work is done without a calculator.