CLASS

HS Geometry - Fall

Mentor

Foister

Class Fee

120

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Class Prerequisites

Successful completion of Algebra 1

Text / Materials Required

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

Class Description

This class covers traditional high school Geometry.  Major concepts and skills covered in this course are as follows:

  • Describing points, lines, rays, line segments, angles, and planes

  • Calculating the measure of the interior and exterior angles of a regular polygon

  • Understanding the geometry of a circle, sphere, and ellipse

  • Understanding and computing volume and surface area of solids

  • Using the Pythagorean theorem to identify triangle attributes

  • Applying postulates, theorems, definitions, and properties to geometric proofs

Additional Concepts and Skills:

  • Using a protractor to construct angles

  • Using a compass to construct bisectors

  • Constructing and identifying triangles

  • Working with algebraic expressions containing radicals

  • Completing geometric transformations within a Cartesian plane

  • Understanding basic trigonometric functions

The weekly class will consist of Lesson/concept presentation, review, homework, quizzes, and enrichment and/or reinforcement opportunities for mastery of lesson objective. 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 1.

Contact Us

Tel: 336-739-3662

Email: emmagso@yahoo.com