CLASS

HS Advanced Math

Mentor

Mowery

Class Fee

120

Class Prerequisites

Completion of Algebra 1 and Algebra 2

Text / Materials Required

Math U See Pre-Calculus Student Pack, this includes workbook and test book. Scientific Calculator (w/trig functions) Notebook and folder.

Class Description

This class covers high school Pre-Calculus.  Major concepts and skills covered in this course are as follows:

 

  • Understanding and working with trigonometric ratios, their reciprocals, and their inverses

  • Working with trigonometric expressions and identities

  • Understanding and working with polar coordinates and radian measure

  • Graphing and analyzing trigonometric functions

  • Understanding functions, limits, domain, and range

  • Working with Arithmetic and Geometric Series and Sequences

Additional Concepts and Skills:

  • Understanding and applying the Laws of Sines and Cosines

  • Understanding and applying the Sum, Difference, Double-Angle, and Half-Angle Identities

  • Proving trigonometric identities

  • Working with vectors and adding linear functions

  • Understanding and working with logarithms

  • Working with Euler's number and natural logarithms

The weekly class will consist of Lesson/concept presentation, review, homework, quizzes, and enrichment and/or reinforcement opportunities for mastery of lesson objective.  There will also be an opportunity for a one hour open tutor session on alternating weeks.  This session is optional and will be offered, as a group, on Tuesdays at EMMA. (time TBA)  Students will be assigned daily workbook activities.  Homework assignments will be graded.  Quizzes and testing will be done in class as well as take-home tests.  Parents will monitor progress.  Homework is paramount to successful completion of this course.  Students must show a strong level of competency in previous math courses, and especially in Algebra 2. 

Contact Us

Tel: 336-739-3662

Email: emmagso@yahoo.com