## Algebra

For the 2017-2018 school year we are using the Pearson Algebra I curriculum. All homework assignments are posted on RenWeb. Each day students must come to class with graph notebook, graphing calculator, pencil, eraser, red pen and straight edge.

-Mr. Van Selus

### Class Schedule

Week 32 (5/7) – Khan: Linear Word Problems & Map Testing

Week 31 (4/30) – Khan: Linear Word Problems & MAP Testing

Happy Spring Break!

Week 30 (4/23) – Khan List: Factoring / Unit 8 Review / Unit 8 Test

Week 29 (4/16) – Factoring Patterns / Factoring by Grouping

Week 28 (4/9) – Factoring x^2+bx+c / Factoring ax^2+bx+c

Spring Break

Week 27 (3/26) – ± Binomial Products / Mid-Unit 8 Quiz / Review

Week 26 (3/19) – GCF Models / Multiplying Binomials / Binomial Squares

Week 25 (3/12) – Classifying Polynomials / Polynomial Sums / GCF Factoring

Week 24 (3/5) – [MR. VAN SELUS OUT SICK] CCCSR 7 / Get Ready! 8

Week 23 (2/26) – Recursive Formulas / Unit 7 Review / Unit 7 Test

Week 22 (2/19) – Compound Interest / Geometric Sequences

Week 21 (2/12) – Explore Percentage Increase / Valentine Heart / Growth & Decay Factors

Week 20 (2/5) – Exponential Graphs / Exponential Equations / Exponential Models

Week 19 (1/29) – Radicals & Exponents

Week 18 (1/22) – Quotients to Powers / Mid-Unit 7 Quiz

Week 17 (1/15) – MLK Day / Dividing Powers / Geography Bee

Week 16 (1/8) – Rational Exponents / Powers to Powers / Products to Powers / Scientific Notation Practice / Coaster Creator

Week 15 (1/1) – New Years Day / Augmented Matrices (cont.) / Integer Exponents / Multiplying Powers

Week 14 (12/11) – Writing Linear Inequalities / Translating Functions / Augmented Matrices / Graphing Linear Inequalities

Week 13 (12/4) – Systems of Linear Inequalities / Unit 6 Test

Week 12 (11/27) – Linear Inequalities / Systems of Linear Inequalities

Thanksgiving Break (11/20)

Week 11 (11/13) – Basic Applications of Systems / Advanced Applications of Systems / Mid-unit 6 Quiz

Week 10 (11/6) – Solving Systems by Substitution / Solving Systems by Elimination / Veteran’s Day

Week 9 (10/30) – Common Core Cumulative Standards Review 5 / Calculator Ghost / Solving Systems by Graphing

Week 8 (10/23) – Absolute Value Functions / Step Functions / Unit 5 Review / Unit 5 Test

Week 7 (10/16) – Parallel & Perpendicular Lines / Inverse Functions / Scatter Plots & Trend Lines / Graphing Absolute Value / Using Residuals

Week 6 (10/9) – Point-Slope Form / Mid-unit 5 Quiz / Standard Form

Week 5 (10/2) – No lectures due to MAP testing / Khan Academy Solving Inequalities and Linear Equations & Graphs

Week 4 (9/25) – No lectures due to MAP testing / Khan Academy Solving Equations and Solving Inequalities

Week 3 (9/18) – No lectures due to MAP testing / Khan Academy Algebra Foundations

Week 2 (9/11) – Rate of Change / Slope / Direct Variation / Slope-Intercept Form

Week 1 (9/4) – Welcome