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    Algebra 1: This course follows the New York State curriculum for Integrated Algebra and is designed for the students who achieved at least level 2 proficiency on the New York State Grade 8 test. Topics include the algebraic concepts of writing, solving and graphing linear and quadratic equations, probability and statistics. The final exam is the Algebra Regents.

     


    Please note that the timelines listed below are a guide. Teachers modify their pacing based on student needs in order to ensure concept mastery.

    Unit 1

    Solving Linear Equations

    Sept - Oct

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    1.1

    Solving Simple Equations

    A.CED.A.1 , A.REI.A.1, A.REI.B.3

    Pages 03-10

    1.2

    Solving Multi-Step Equations

    N.Q.A.1, A.CED.A.1, A.REI.B.3

    Pages 11-18

    1.3

    Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides

    A.CED.A.1, A.REI.B.3

    Pages 19-24

    1.5

    Rewriting Equations and Formulas

    A.CED.A.4

    Pages 35-42

    Unit 2

    Solving Linear Inequalities

    October

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    2.1

    Writing and Graphing Inequalities

    A.CED.1,1

    Pages 53-60

    2.2

    Solving Inequalities Using Addition or Subtraction

    A.CED.A.1A.REI.B.3

    Pages 61-66

    2.3

    Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication or Division

    A.CED.A,1, A.REI.B.3

    Pages 67-72

    2.4

    Solving Multi-Step Inequalities

    A.CED.A.1, A.REI.B.3

    Pages 73-78

    Unit 3

    Graphing Linear Functions

    Oct - Nov

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    3.1

    Functions

    F.IF.A.1

    Pages 103-110

    3.2

    Linear Functions

    A.CED.A.2

    Pages 111-120

    3.3

    Function Notation

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.A.1, F-IF.A.2, F-IF.C.7a, F-IF.C.9

    Pages 121-126

     End of Quarter 1

    3.4

    Graphing Linear Equations in Standard Form

    A.CED.2,A.REI.10,F.IF.4

    Pages 129-134

    3.5

    Graphing Linear Equations in Slope-Intercept Form

    A.CED.2,A.REI.10,F.IF.4

    Pages 135-144

    3.6

    Transformations of Graphs of Linear Functions

    F-IF.C.7a, F-BF.B.3

    Pages 145-155

    3.7

     

    Graphing Absolute Value Functions

    A-CED.A.2, A-REI.D.10, F-IF.C.7b, F-BF.B.3

    Pages 155-162

    Unit 4

    Writing Linear Functions

    Nov - Dec

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    4.1

    Writing Equations in Slope-Intercept Form

    A-CED.A.2, F-BF.A.1a,F-LE.A.1b, F-LE.A.2

    Pages 175-180

    4.2

    Writing Equations in Point-Slope Form

    A-CED.A.2, F-BF.A.1a,F-LE.A.1b, F-LE.A.2

    Pages 181-186

    4.3

    Writing Equations of Parallel Lines

    A-CED.A.2, F-LE.A.2

    Pages 188-192

    4.4

    Scatter Plots and Lines of Fit

    F-LE.B.5, S-ID.B.6a,S-ID.B.6c, S-ID.C.7

    Pages 195-200

    4.5

    Analyzing Lines of Fit

    F-LE.B.5, S-ID.B.6a, S-ID.B.6b, S-ID.B.6c, S-ID.C.7, S-ID.C.8, S-ID.C.9

    Pages 201-208

    4.6

    Arithmetic Sequences

    F-IF.A.3, F-BF.A.1a, F-BF.A.2, F-LE.A.2

    Pages 209-216

    4.7

    Piecewise Functions

    A-CED.A.2, A-REI.D.10,F-IF.C.7b

    Pages 217-224

    Unit 5

    Solving Systems of Linear Equations

    Dec - Jan

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    5.1

    Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Graphing

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.C.6

    Pages 235-240

    5.2

    Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Substitution

     A-CED.A.3, A-REI.C.6

    Pages 241-246

    5.3

    Solving Systems of Linear Equations by Elimination

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.C.5, A-REI.C.6

    Pages 247-252

    5.4

    Solving Special Systems of Linear Equations

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.C.6

    Pages 253-258

    5.5

    Solving Equations by Graphing

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.D.11

    Pages 261-266

    5.6

    Graphing Linear Inequalities in Two Variables

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.D.12

    Pages 267-272

    5.7

    Systems of Linear Inequalities

    A-CED.A.3, A-REI.D.12

    Pages 273-280

    Unit 6

    Exponential Functions & Sequences

    Jan - Feb

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    6.1

    Properties of Exponents 

    N-RN.A.2

    Pages 291-298

    6.3

    Exponential Functions

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.B.4,F,IF.C.7e, F-IF.C.9,F-BF.A.1a,F-BF.B.3,F-LE.A.1a,F-LE.A.2

    Pages 305-312

    6.4

    Exponential Growth and Decay

    A-SSE.B.3c, A-CED.A.2,F-IF.C.7e, F-IF.C.8b,F-BF.A.1a,F-LE.A.1c,F-LE.A.2

    Pages 313-322

    6.5

    Solving Exponential Equations

    A-CED.A.1, A-REI.A.1,A-REI.D.11

    Pages 325-330

    6.6

    Geometric Sequences

    F-IF.A.3, F-BF.A.2,F-LE.A.2

    Pages 331-338

    6.7

     

    Recursively Defined Sequences

    F-IF.A.3, F-BF.A.1a,F-BF.A.2, F-LE.A.2

    Pages 339-346

     End of Quarter 2

    Unit 7

    Polynomial Equations and Factoring

    Feb - Mar

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    7.1

    Adding and Subtracting Polynomials

    A-APR.A.1

    Pages 357-364

    7.2

    Multiplying Polynomials

    A.APR.1

    Pages 365-370

    7.3

    Special Products of Polynomials

    A.APR.1

    Pages 371-376

    7.4

    Solving Polynomials Equations in Factored Form

    A.REI.4b

    Pages 377-382

    7.5

    Factoring x^2 + bx + c

    A.REI.4b,A.SSE.3a

    Pages 385-390

    7.6

    Factoring ax^2 bx + c

    A.REI.4b,A.SSE.3a

    Pages 391-396

    7.7

    Factoring Special Products

    A.REI.4b,A.SSE.2,3a

    Pages 397-402

    7.8

    Factoring Polynomials Completely

    A-SSE.A.2, A-SSE.B.3a

    Pages 403-408

    Unit 8

    Graphing Quadratic Functions

    Mar - Apr

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    8.1

    Graphing f(x) = ax^2

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.C.7a, F-BF.B.3

    Pages 419-424

    8.2

    Graphing f(x) = ax^2 + c

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.C.7a, F-BF.B.3

    Pages 425-430

    8.3

    Graphing f(x) = ax^2 +bx + c

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.C.7a, F-IF.C.9

    Pages 431-438

     End of Quarter 3

    8.4

    Graphing f(x) = a(x-h)^2 + k

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.B.4, F-BF.A.1a, F-BF.B.3

    Pages 441-448

    8.6

     

    Comparing Linear, Exponential, and Quadratic Functions

    F-IF.B.6, F-BF.A.1a, F-LE.A.3

    Pages 459-468

    Unit 9

    Solving Quadratic Equations

    Apr - May

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    9.1

    Properties of Radicals

    N-RN.A.2,N-RN.B.3

    Pages 479-488

    9.2

    Solving Quadratic Equations by Graphing

    A.REI.4b, A.REI.11

    Pages 489-496

    9.3

    Solving Quadratic Equations Using Square Roots

    A.REI.4b, A.REI.11

    Pages 497-502

    9.4

    Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square

    A.REI.4a,4b,A.SSE.3b,F.IF.8a

    Pages 505-514

    9.5

    Solving Quadratic Equations Using the Quadratic Formula

    A.REI.4a,4b

    Pages 515-524

    9.6

    Solving Nonlinear Systems of Equations

    A-REI.C.7, A-REI.D.11

    Pages 525-532

    Unit 10

    Graphing Quadratic Functions

    Apr - May

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    10.1

    Graphing Square Root Functions

    A-CED.A.2, F-IF.B.4,F-IF.B.6, F-IF.C.7b, F-IF.C.9

    Pages 543-550

    Unit 11

    Data Analysis and Displays

    May - June

    Section 

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    Big Ideas Resources

    11.1

    Measures of Center and Variation

    S.ID.2,3

    Pages 585-592

    11.2

    Box-and-Whisker Plots

    S.ID.2,3

    Pages 593-598

    11.5

    Choosing a Data Display

    S.ID.1

    Pages 617-622