Class Emphasis

This class will emphasize: 

 

  • Problem Solving – Students will reason and think critically about mathematics.  We will be investigation various types of problems and implementing different strategies to approach problems.

 

  • Making connections to real-life situations – Students will learn mathematics in context and not as isolated skills.

 

  • Using technology to investigate and verify findings – Students will use the TI-84 graphing calculator and a variety of other technological devices and computer software.

 

  • Communication:  Students will communicate both verbally and in writing to express their level of understanding of algebraic concepts.  Learning to work effectively both as an individual and as part of a team is essential to success in this class.