Materials/Absences/Tardies:

Larson Pre-algebra, a coil notebook, pencils,pen, ruler, scissors, calculator, and protractor.

If a student is absent, he or she is expected to make up any missing assignments. It will be the student's responsibility to arrange with me any make-up tests or quizzes.

After two tardies, a consequence will be given. If detained by another teacher, bring a note including the time you left.

 

Course Description:

The goal of Pre-Algebra is to solidify prior knowledge of arithmetic and to prepare for algebra and geometry. Topics include number patterns, number theory, types of numbers, basic algebraic and geometric concepts, proportions, percents, probability, graphing, linear equations, and polynomials.

Homework:

Each student will have a coil notebook for Math, in which all notes and homework will be written. Students will have open notebook/homework quizzes, which will assess their note taking effectiveness and their successful understanding of the homework. Students should expect homework most evenings that is expected to be complete. 5 points will be given for prompt completion of homework, one day late will receive 3 points, and a zero for two or more days later.

Grading:

Notebook/Homework Quizzes: 35%
Unit Tests and Quizzes: 65%
Homework Points: count as one 20 pt homework quiz per quarter.

For each chapter there will be four assessments along with homework points. A mid-chapter quiz, chapter test, end of chapter assignment, and a homework quiz.

Chapter Notes by Lesson

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6
Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 text Chapter 10 text Chapter 13 Chapter 14 text

Extra Practice by Chapter


Teasers

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6
Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 13 Chapter 14