**MATH CLASSES – 1488 CAMPUS **

##### Pre-Algebra - Teaching Textbooks – Karen Lawrence

Required time outside of class – 3-4 hours per week.

This course covers many topics including scientific notation, rational expressions, dividing algebraic fractions, powers, polynomials, and radicals, geometry, relations, functions, and graphing, statistics, probability, and inequalities, metric unit conversions, and more!

The students will follow the class syllabus throughout the year. Concepts for the week will be studied in class along with the practice problems. Students will then be ready to work assigned lessons and chapter tests at home. Homework is to be graded by the student/parent. Parents should monitor their student’s homework each day making students accountable to complete homework assignments. All tests will be graded by the teacher.

Each student will need the Pre-Algebra Teaching Textbooks 2.0 – Pre-Algebra: Text and Answer Key/Test Bank or Pre-Algebra: CD Combo (You may buy the book/answer key only, or the books with the CD if you like to review lectures and see every problem worked out, but not the CD only set.) This class will be offered at the 1488 Campus on Wednesdays from 8:45-10:15 a.m. Tuition is $450 for the year, split into 10 payments of $45 (due July 2018-April 2019). A supply/printing fee of $5 is due in July.

Payment options: 1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2018-April 2019); 2) Set up bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month; 3) Pay for entire year by semester (1^{st} semester dated July 1, and 2^{nd} semester dated Dec 1, 2018). NOTE: The first payment should include the lab fee. As we often turn students away once you have reserved your space, there will be no refunds given after July 1.

Mail **Class Registration Form** and tuition payments to: Karen Lawrence,

##### Algebra 1 - Teaching Textbooks - Corinne Park

Required time outside of class is 4 – 5 hours.

Teaching Textbooks is a unique math program written specifically for homeschoolers in an easy-to-digest conversational tone. This course covers simple equations, negative numbers, fractions, powers, roots, second degree equations, graphing, solving systems of equations, inequalities, and irrational numbers. There are **two options** for parents to choose from: 1) purchase book, answer key/test bank only or 2) additionally purchase the audiovisual CD’s to see solutions worked out for every problem. Please check the Teaching Textbooks web-site at **teachingtextbooks.com**.

**How does this course work?** First, students will follow the class syllabus throughout the year. Concepts for the week will be reviewed in class along with the practice problems for the week. Students will then be ready to work assigned lessons and chapter tests at home. Homework is to be graded by the student/parent. All tests will be graded by the teacher. Secondly, in-class quizzes will be given to monitor students’ progress. Grades will be kept on the schoology website for easy access. Finally, __a one-time $20 supply fee____ is due upon registration__. This fee will cover the printing of chapter tests and handouts given to students and parents throughout the year.

**Pre-requisite**: Pre-Algebra. Students should have a firm handle on addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts. They should be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions with ease before taking **Required:** A __TI-30XS calculator__ (at minimum). Those that plan to take Algebra II and Geometry should consider buying a TI-83 Plus or TI-84 calculator for all 3 classes. **Supplies:** Students will need a 2 or 3 inch 3 ring binder with tabs.

Class is offered at the 1488 Campus on Wednesdays from 8:45-10:10 a.m.

Tuition is $450 for the year, split into 10 payments of $45 (due Jul 2018-Apr 2019). A copy fee of $20 is due in July. As we often turn students away, once you have reserved your space, there will be no refunds given after July 1.

Payment options:

1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed each month (Jul 2017-Apr 2018)

2) Set up auto payments with your bank to arrive at the 1st of the month

3) Pay for entire year by semester (1^{st} semester dated July 1, and 2^{nd} semester dated Dec 1, 2018).

Mail registration form and $65 ( tuition and copy fee) to: Corinne Park

Contact information is joncorinne@consolidated.net or 281-770-5964.