Honors Algebra I/Geometry(5150)

This is an accelerated course taught at the honors level.  It is meant for a strong math student who has demonstrated internalization and retention of the first half of an Algebra I course.  This course will complete the Algebra I and move directly into Geometry, as indicated below.

TEXTBOOKS:

      McDougal Littell  Algebra I (both print and electronic editions)

      Larson, Boswell, Kanold, Stiff

      McDougal Littell Inc., 2001

 

      McDougal Littell  Geometry (both print and electronic editions)

      Larson, Boswell, Kanold, Stiff

      McDougal Littell Inc., 2007

 

COURSE REQUIREMENTS ( Rules of the Game)

 

COURSE OUTLINE

 

CURRENT TOPIC: Factoring Wrap-up

                           Final Exam Review

                                               

HELPFUL  LINKS:    Graphing Templates

                                      TI'84 Graphing Instructions

                                      Final Exam Review

                                                                           

 

HOMEWORK/TEST/QUIZ DUE DATES (4th QUARTER, School Year 2010 - 2011)

DUE  DATE

                      BLUE  5150-01

PURPLE  5150-02

Wed., June 15 Deliver Geometry textbook between 7:30 and 8:10 to the designated spot at the rear of room 204.

Report to room 204 no later than 8:15.

Deliver Geometry textbook between 7:30 and 8:10 to the designated spot at the rear of room 204.

Report to room 204 no later than 8:15.

Tues., June 14 EXTRA HELP Session 10am - Noon in room 204

Be sure to pack your backpack with your calculator and batteries, No. 2 pencils, large eraser, and Geometry textbook.

EXTRA HELP Session 10am - Noon in room 204

Be sure to pack your backpack with your calculator and batteries, No. 2 pencils, large eraser, and Geometry textbook.

Wed., June 8 Final Exam Review Session - let's go over any questions that have surfaced from your personal review efforts :) Final Exam Review Session - let's go over any questions that have surfaced from your personal review efforts :)
Tues., June 7   QUIZ on FACTORING - review Factor Drill WS#1 - 3
Mon., June 6 QUIZ on FACTORING - review Factor Drill WS#1 - 3  
Fri., June 3 WS6.4A, #1 - 12 (Ans.Key); WS6.5A, #1 - 4(Ans.Key); QUIZ on Chapter 6 (Quiz Prep) WS6.4A, #1 - 12 (Ans.Key); WS6.5A, #1 - 4(Ans.Key); QUIZ on Chapter 6 (Quiz Prep); you may arrive as early as 11:55 for today's quiz.
Thurs., June 2 Pick up your Factoring Drill #3 in room 204 today :)  
Wed., June 1 p. 374, #4 - 6; p. 376, #9 - 12, 14 - 17, 19, 20; copy For Your Notebook sections on p. 381 and p. 388 in NB p. 374, #4 - 6; p. 376, #9 - 12, 14 - 17, 19, 20; copy For Your Notebook sections on p. 381 and p. 388 in NB
Tues., May 31 Factoring Drill No. 3; % of Change WS, #2, 4 - 6; p. 349, #4 - 9 Factoring Drill No. 3; Percent of Change WS, #2, 4 - 6; p. 349, #4 - 9
Thurs., May 26   p. 366, #4; p. 367 - 368, #12, 17, 23, 24, 28 - 30 (parts "a" and "b" only for #30); READ 6.3; copy information above Example 1 on p. 372 in your NB
Wed., May 25 p. 366, #4; p. 367 - 368, #12, 17, 23, 24, 28 - 30 (parts "a" and "b" only for #30); READ 6.3; copy information above Example 1 on p. 372 in your NB  
Tues., May 24 WS6.1, #17, 30 - 37 as well as Word Problems; p. 361, 44 - 46, 50, 53. WS6.1, #17, 30 - 37 as well as Word Problems; p. 361, 44 - 46, 50, 53.
Mon., May 23 WS6.1, #1 - 12, 15, 16, 20 - 29. WS6.1, #1 - 12, 15, 16, 20 - 29.
Fri., May 20 Factoring Drill No. 2; READ 6.1; p. 356, #1 and 2 (100 cm = 1 m) Factoring Drill No. 2; READ 6.1; copy all information and sketches above Ex. 1 on p. 356 in NB; Guided Practice, #1 and 2 (100 cm = 1 m)
Wed., May 18   TEST on Chapter 5 (Test Prep)
Tues., May 17 TEST on Chapter 5 (Test Prep)  
Mon., May 16 Triangle Segment Packet, p. 12; p. 331, #8, 10, 12, 16 - 20 p. 331, #8, 10, 12, 16 - 20
Thurs., May 12 Factoring Drill, #9; Triangle Segment Packet, p. 8 - 10; READ 5.5 and copy labeled sketches and For Your Notebook on p. 328 in NB; p. 329, #1 and p. 331, #9 (be sure to include sketches). Factoring Drill, #9; Triangle Segment Packet, p. 12; READ 5.5 and copy labeled sketches and For Your Notebook on p. 328 in NB; p. 329, #1 and p. 331, #9 (be sure to include sketches).
Wed., May 11 Factoring Drill, #10; Special Triangle Segment Packet, p. 4 - 6 Factoring Drill, #10; Special Triangle Segment Packet, p. 8-9
Tues., May 10   Factoring Drill No.1, #1 - 6; Special Triangle Segment Packet, p. 4 - 6
Mon., May 9 READ 5.1; copy definition of "midsegment" and For Your Notebook on p. 295 in NB; Special Triangle Segment Packet, p. 2 and 3; Factoring Drill No.1, #1 - 6  
Fri., May 6 TEST on Chapter 4 (Test Prep) READ 5.1; copy definition of "midsegment" and For Your Notebook on p. 295 in NB; Special Triangle Segment Packet, p. 2 and 3
Thurs., May 5    
Wed., May 4 READ 4.8; WS4.8A TEST on Chapter 4 (Test Prep)
Tues., May 3 WS4.7, #7 - 15 (omit 9) WS4.7, #7 - 15 (omit 9); READ 4.8; complete WS4.8A
Mon., May 2   READ 4.7; WS4.7, #1 - 6 (omit 4)
Sun., April 24

Have a most blessed Easter!!

Have a most blessed Easter!!

Wed., April 20 READ 4.7; WS4.7, #1 - 6 (omit 4)  
Tues., April 19 READ 4.6; WS4.6 - temporarily disregard what you are being asked to PROVE in each of these four proofs and present a proof of the triangle congruence for each. READ 4.6; WS4.6 - temporarily disregard what you are being asked to PROVE in each of these four proofs and present a proof of the triangle congruence for each.
Mon., April 18 If you missed Friday's quiz, please be sure to take it at lunch or at 2 pm today.  If you missed Friday's quiz, please be sure to take it at lunch or at 2 pm today. 
Fri., April 15 QUIZ on Chapter 4, 1-4(Quiz Prep) QUIZ on Chapter 4, 1-4(Quiz Prep)
Thurs., April 14 Enjoy your Retreat!! Enjoy your Retreat!!
Wed., April 13   READ 4.4; Complete proof begun in class (#35, p. 245) and do #36 as well; copy For Your Notebook on p. 249 in NB
Tues., April 12 READ 4.4; Complete proof begun in class (#35, p. 245) and do #36 as well; copy For Your Notebook on p. 249 in NB  
Mon., April 11 Proof Warm-Up WS- to be collected; READ 4.3; p. 236-237, Guided Practice, #5 - 7, 10(graph - see Helpful Links if you need graph paper),  13 - 15 Proof Warm-Up WS- to be collected; READ 4.3; p. 236-237, Guided Practice, #5 - 7, 10(graph - see Helpful Links if you need graph paper),  13 - 15
Thurs., April 7 READ 4.2; p. 226, #1,2 (include sketch); p. 228-229, #5 - 10, 16, 18, 20 (be sure to include sketches). READ 4.2; Copy For Your Notebook on p. 227 in NB; p. 226, #1, 2 (include sketch); p. 228 -229, #5 - 10, 16, 18, 20 (be sure to include sketches).
Wed., April 6 p. 221-222, #1 - 6, 12(use graph paper), 14 - 18, 21 - 26; if you missed Monday's test, please report to room 204 at lunch today or at 2 pm to take it. p. 221, #12
Tues., April 5   TEST on Chapter 3 (Test Prep)
Mon., April 4 TEST on Chapter 3 (Test Prep)  

 

   

 

Any questions?  Feel free to e-mail me at LMiller@ihahs.com

 

 

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