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.