We use Algebra 1/2 by John Saxon along with the accompanying Algebra 1/2 Test Booklet. Algebra 1/2 presents the principles of mathematics along with pre-algebra in an orderly manner and reviews the concepts regularly. Saxon also provides a solution manuals for the daily lessons, tests to be used throughout the year, and an answer keys for the tests. The Algebra 1/2 Syllabus has a day-by-day breakdown of this course along with a variety of teaching resources including Eighth Grade Subject Rubrics, Learning Objectives, and grading charts. This is a 1 year, 1 credit course.
Online versions of the MODG syllabi are provided to enrolled families free of charge. Paper copies of the syllabi are also available for purchase from the MODG office, with a 30% discount for enrolled families.