MATH CLASSES – CONROE CAMPUS

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Algebra 1 - Teaching Textbooks - Brenda Hall

Expected time outside of class each week needed for preparation and homework will average between 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 by the teacher and averaged grades will be sent each semester to the parents. Finally, a one-time $30 supply fee is due upon registration. This fee will cover the printing of chapter tests and handouts given to the parents at the beginning of the year.

The class will be one hour and 30 minutes. 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 Algebra I. 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.  Instructions on setting up folder will be sent via e-mail in August.

Tuition is $45/ month for 10 months and is due starting in July. Payment options: 1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2017-April 2018); 2) Set up bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month;   3) Pay for entire year by semester (1stsemester dated July 1, and 2nd semester dated Dec 1, 2017).  NOTE: The first payment should include the supply 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.

Geometry (Introduction to Trig) - Teaching Textbooks - Brenda Hall

Expected time outside of class each week needed for preparation and homework will average between 4 – 5 hours.

Geometry Teaching Textbooks is a unique math program written specifically for homeschoolers in an easy-to-digest conversational tone. This course covers inductive/deductive reasoning, lines, angles, triangles, inequalities, quadrilaterals, polygons, trigonometry, circles, and coordinate geometry. 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. NOTE: CD’s are recommended for this course to help students work proofs. 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.  Parents should monitor their student’s homework each day making students accountable to complete homework assignments. All tests will be graded by the teacher. Secondly, in-class quizzes we be given to monitor students’ progress. Grades will be kept by the teacher and averaged grades will be sent each semester to the parents. Finally, a one-time $25 supply fee is due upon registration. This fee will cover the printing of chapter tests and handouts given to the parents at the beginning of each semester.

The class will be one hour and 45 minutes. Prerequisites: Algebra I and Algebra II.  Geometry can be a challenging course for many students, I do recommend the CD’s for this course to help especially with the proofs.  Required:  A TI-83 plus or TI-84 graphing calculatorSupplies: Students will need a 2 or 3 inch 3 ring binder with tabs.  Instructions on setting up folder will be sent via e-mail in August.

Tuition is $50/ month for 10 months starting in July. Payment options: 1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2017-April 2018); 2) Set up bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month;   3) Pay for entire year by semester (1stsemester dated July 1, and 2nd semester dated Dec 1, 2017).  NOTE: The first payment should include the supply fee. As we often turn students away once you have reserved your space, there will be no refunds given after July 1.  Mail registration form and tuition payments to: Brenda Hall, 2005 Shasta Ridge, Conroe 77304.  Mrs. Hall can be contacted at EBHall7@aol.com.

Algebra 2 - Teaching Textbooks - Brenda Hall
Algebra II – Teaching Textbooks – Brenda Hall

Expected time outside of class each week needed for preparation and homework will average between 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 of parabolas, circles, ellipses, and hyperbolas, solving systems of equations, inequalities, and irrational and complex numbers, function notation, logs and graphing calculator skills. 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 monitored by the parent and 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 by the teacher and averaged grades will be sent each semester to the parents. Finally, a one-time $25 supply fee is due upon registration. This fee will cover the printing of chapter tests and handouts given to the parents at the beginning of each semester.

The class will be one hour and 30 minutes. Pre-Requisite: Algebra I. Students should have passed Algebra I with a “B” or higher to be eligible for Algebra II.  Required:  A TI-83 plus or TI-84 graphing calculatorSupplies: Students will need a 2 or 3 inch 3 ring binder with tabs.  Instructions on setting up folder will be sent via e-mail in August.

Tuition is $50/month for 10 months, due starting in July. Payment options:  1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2017-April 2018); 2) Set up bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month;   3) Pay for entire year by semester (1stsemester dated July 1, and 2nd semester dated Dec 1, 2017).  NOTE: The first payment should include the supply 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 payment to: Brenda Hall, 2005 Shasta Ridge, Conroe 77304.  Mrs. Hall can be contacted at EBHall7@aol.com.