In algebra 1 we focus on extending our knowledge of arithmetic to variables; inventing techniques to solve equations; and creating links between functions and graphs.
Start the year off strong with positive momentum!
Get class materials: folder and 1 inch binder
Get syllabus signed and returned by Thursday August 18th
To be successful in my class you must understand what it means to be a student. You must take notes when we go over notes. You must share your ideas in a discussion even if you think that you are wrong. You must attempt all problems before asking questions. You should reference your notes before asking a peer. You should ask a peer before asking the teacher.
Unit 1: Functions
Essential Investigative Questions
What is the connection between patterns, expressions, equations, and functions?
What representations do we have to help us make sense of functions and how do they help?
Notes will be taken on paper, bring a pen or pencil.