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.
Current Edition: © 2010.
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.
Day | Assignment |
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1 | Lesson 115 of Math 76 or Math 87 (Note: Students can use the first six days to review material from their most recent math text, or can begin with Lesson 1 of Algebra 1/2, on Week 2, Day 2) |
2 | Lesson 116 of Math 76 or Math 87 |
3 | Lesson 117 of Math 76 or Math 87 |
4 | Lesson 118 of Math 76 or Math 87 |
5 | Lesson 119 of Math 76 or Math 87 |