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    Algebra 2: This course follows the New York State curriculum for Algebra 2 Trigonometry. Topics include the study of rational and radical expressions, quadratic, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions, imaginary numbers, statistics, probability and sequences and series. The final exam is the Algebra 2 Trigonometry 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

    Algebraic Essentials Review

    September

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    1.1

    Variables, Terms, and Expressions

    A.APR.1

    Unit 1 Lesson 1

    1.2

    Solving Linear Equations

    A.CED.A.1

    Unit 1 Lesson 2

    1.3

    Common Algebraic Expressions

     

    Unit 1 Lesson 3

    1.4

    Basic Exponent Manipulation

     

    Unit 1 Lesson 4

    1.5

    Multiplying Polynomials

    A.APR.1

    Unit 1 Lesson 5

    Unit 2

    Functions as the Cornerstones of Algebra II

    September

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    2.1

    Introduction to Functions

    F-IF.1

    Unit 2 Lesson 1

    2.2

    Function Notation

    F-IF.1, F-IF.2

    Unit 2 Lesson 2

    2.3

    Function Composition

     

    Unit 2 Lesson 3

    2.4

    The Domain and Range of a Function

    F-IF.1, F-IF.2, F-IF.5, F-IF.6

    Unit 2 Lesson 4

    2.5

    One to One Functions

     

    Unit 2 Lesson 5

    2.6

    Inverse Functions

    F-BF.4

    Unit 2 Lesson 6

    2.7

    Key Features of Functions

    F-IF.9, F-IF.4

    Unit 2 Lesson 7

    Unit 3

    Linear Functions, Equations, and Their Algebra

     

    October

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    3.1

    Direct Variation

     

    Unit 3 Lesson 1

    3.2

    Average Rate of Change

    F-IF.6

    Unit 3 Lesson 2

     

    3.3

    Forms of a Line

    F-LE.5

    Unit 3 Lesson 3

    3.4

    Linear Modeling

    F-LE.5

    Unit 3 Lesson 4

    3.5

    Inverses of Linear Functions

    F-BF.4

    Unit 3 Lesson 5

    3.6

    Piecewise Linear Functions

    A-CED.3, F-IF.6, F-IF.7(b)

    Unit 3 Lesson 6

    3.7

    Systems of Linear Equations (3 by 3)

    A-REI.6

    Unit 3 Lesson 7

     

    End of Quarter 1

     

     

    Unit 4

    Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

     

    Oct-Nov

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    4.1

    Integer Exponents

    N-RN.2

    Unit 4 Lesson 1

    4.2

    Rational Exponents

    N-RN.1, N-RN.2

    Unit 4 Lesson 2

    4.3

    Exponential Function Basics

    F-LE.5

    Unit 4 Lesson 3

    4.4

    Finding Equations of Exponentials

    F-LE.2

    Unit 4 Lesson 4

    4.5

    The Method of Common Bases

    A-CED.2

    Unit 4 Lesson 5

    4.6

    Exponential Modeling with Percent Growth and Decay

    A-CED.1, A-SSE.3

    Unit 4 Lesson 6

    4.7

    Mindful Percent Manipulations

    A-SSE.3

    Unit 4 Lesson 7

    4.8

    Introduction to Logarithms

     

    Unit 4 Lesson 8

    4.9

    Graphs of Logarithms

    F-IF.4, F-IF.7(e)

    Unit 4 Lesson 9

    4.10

    Logarithm Laws

     

    Unit 4 Lesson 10

    4.11

    Solving Exponential Equations Using Logarithms

    F-LE.4

     

    Unit 4 Lesson 11

    4.12

    The Number e and the Natural Logarithm

    F-LE.4

    Unit 4 Lesson 12

    4.13

    Compound Interest

    F-IF.8, F-BF.1(a), A-ASSE.3

    Unit 4 Lesson 13

    4.14

    Newton's Law of Cooling

    F-BF.1(b)

    Unit 4 Lesson 14

    Unit 5

    Sequences and Series

     

    Dec-Jan

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    5.1

    Sequences

    F-IF.3, F-BF.2

    Unit 5 Lesson 1

    5.2

    Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences

    F-BF.2, F-LE.2

    Unit 5 Lesson 2

    5.3

    Summation Notation

    A-SSE.4

    Unit 5 Lesson 3

    5.4

    Arithmetic Series

     

    Unit 5 Lesson 4

    5.5

    Geometric Series

    A-SSE.4

    Unit 5 Lesson 5

    5.6

    Mortgage Payments

    A-SSE.4

    Unit 5 Lesson 6

     

    End of Quarter 2

     

     

    Unit 6

    Quadratic Functions and Their Algebra

     

    February

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    6.1

    Quadratic Function Review

    F-IF.4

    Unit 6 Lesson 1

    6.2

    Factoring

    A-SSE.2

    Unit 6 Lesson 2

    6.3

    Factoring Trinomials

    A-SSE.2

    Unit 6 Lesson 3

    6.4

    Factoring Completely

    A-SSE.2

    Unit 6 Lesson 4

     6.5

    Factoring by Grouping

    A-SSE.2

    Unit 6 Lesson 5

    6.6

    The Zero Product Law

    A-APR.3, A-REI.4

    Unit 6 Lesson 6

    6.7

    Quadratic Inequalities in One Variable

    A-CED.1

    Unit 6 Lesson 7

    6.8

    Completing the Square and Shifting Parabolas

    F-BF.3

    Unit 6 Lesson 8

    6.9

    Modeling with Quadratic Functions

    A-CED.1

    Unit 6 Lesson 9

    6.10

    Equations of Circles

    A-REI.7

    Unit 6 Lesson 10

    6.11

    The Locus Definition of a Parabola

    G-GPE.2

    Unit 6 Lesson 11

    Unit 7

    Transformations of Functions

     

    Feb-March

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    7.1

    Shifting Functions

    F-BF.3

    Unit 7 Lesson 1

    7.2

    Reflecting Parabolas

    F-BF.3

    Unit 7 Lesson 2

    7.3

    Vertically Stretching of Functions

    F-BF.3

    Unit 7 Lesson 3

    7.4

    Horizontal Stretching of Functions

    F-BF.3

    Unit 7 Lesson 4

    7.5

    Even and Odd Functions

    F-BF.3

     Unit 7 Lesson 5

    Unit 8

    Radicals and the Quadratic Formula

     

    March

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    8.1

    Square Root Functions

    F-IF.4

    Unit 8 Lesson 1

    8.2

    Solving Square Root Equations

    A-REI.2

    Unit 8 Lesson 2

    8.3

    The Basic Exponent Properties

    N-RN.2

    Unit 8 Lesson 3

    8.4

    Fractional Exponents Revisited

    N-RN.1, N-RN.2

    Unit 8 Lesson 4

    8.5

    More Exponent Practice

    N-RN.2

    Unit 8 Lesson 5

    8.6

    The Quadratic Formula

    A-REI.4(b)

    Unit 8 Lesson 6

    8.7

    More Work with the Quadratic Formula

    A-REI.4(b)

    Unit 8 Lesson 7

    Unit 9

    Complex Numbers

     

    March

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    9.1

    Imaginary Numbers

    N-CN.1

    Unit 9 Lesson 1

    9.2

    Complex Numbers

    N-CN.1,  N-CN.2

    Unit 9 Lesson 2

    9.3

    Solving Quadratic Equations with Complex Solutions

    A-REI.4, N-CN.7

    Unit 9 Lesson 3

     

    9.4

    The Discriminant of a Quadratic

    A-REI.4, N-CN.7

    Unit 9 Lesson 4

     

     

    End of Quarter 3

     

     

    Unit 10

    Polynomial and Rational Functions

     

    April

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    10.1

    Power Functions

    F-IF.4, F-BF.3

    Unit 10 Lesson 1

    10.2

    Graphs and Zeros of a Polynomial

    A-APR.3, F-IF.4, F-IF.7

    Unit 10 Lesson 2

    10.3

    Creating Polynomial. Equations

    F-IF.7

    Unit 10 Lesson 3

    10.4

    Polynomial Identities

    A-APR.4

    Unit 10 Lesson 4

    10.5

    Introduction to Rational Functions

    F-IF.4

    Unit 10 Lesson 5

    10.6

    Simplifying Rational Expressions

    A-APR.6

    Unit 10 Lesson 6

    10.7

    Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions

    A-APR.6

    Unit 10 Lesson 7

    10.8

    Combining Rational Expressions Using Addition and Subtraction

    A-APR.6

    Unit 10 Lesson 8

    10.9

    Complex Fractions

     

    Unit 10 Lesson 9

    10.10

    Polynomial Long Division

    A-APR.6

    Unit 10 Lesson 10

    10.11

    The Remainder Theorem

    A-APR.2, A-APR.6

    Unit 10 Lesson 11

    10.12

    Solving Rational Equations

    A-REI.2

    Unit 10 Lesson 12

    10.13

    Solving Rational Inequalities

    A-CED.1

    Unit 10 Lesson 13

    10.14

    Reasoning About Radical and Rational. Equations

    A-REI.1

    Unit 10 Lesson 14

    Unit 11

    The Circular Functions

     

    April-May

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    11.1

    Rotations and Angle Terminology

     

    Unit 11 Lesson 1

    11.2

    Radian Angle Measurement

    F-TF.1

    Unit 11 Lesson 2

    11.3

    The Unit Circle

    F-TF.2

    Unit 11 Lesson 3

    11.4

    The Definition of the Sine and Cosine Functions

    F-TF.2, F-TF.8

    Unit 11 Lesson 4

    11.5

    More Work with the Sine and Cosine Functions

    F-TF.2, F-TF.8

    Unit 11 Lesson 5

    11.6

    Basic Graphs of Sine and Cosine

    F-TF.5, F-IF.7(e)

    Unit 11 Lesson 6

    11.7

    Vertical Shifting of Sinusoidal Graphs

    F-TF.5, F-IF.7(e)

    Unit 11 Lesson 7

    11.8

    The Frequency and Period of a Sinusoidal Graph

    F-TF.5, F-IF.7(e)

    Unit 11 Lesson 8

    11.9

    Sinusoidal Modeling

    F-TF.5, FIF.7(e)

    Unit 11 Lesson 9

    11.10

    The Tangent Function

    F-TF.8

    Unit 11 Lesson 10

    11.11

    The Reciprocal Functions

    F-TF.8

    Unit 11 Lesson 11

    Unit 12

    Probability

     

    May

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    12.1

    Introduction to Probability

     

    Unit 12 Lesson 1

    12.2

    Sets and Probability

    S-CP.1

    Unit 12 Lesson 2

    12.3

    Adding Probabilities

    S-CP.7

    Unit 12 Lesson 3

    12.4

    Conditional Probability

    S-CP.3, S-CP.4, S-CP.5, S-CP.6

    Unit 12 Lesson 4

    12.5

    Independent and Dependent Events

    S-CP.2, S-CP.4, S-CP.5

    Unit 12 Lesson 5

    12.6

    Multiplying Probabilities

    S-CP.4, S-CP.2

    Unit 12 Lesson 6

    Unit 13

    Statistics

     

    May - June

    Section

    Concepts

    CC Standards

    eMathinstruction Lessons/Videos

    13.1

    Variability and Sampling

    S-IC.3

    Unit 13 Lesson 1

    13.2

    Population Parameters

     

    Unit 13 Lesson 2

    13.3

    The Normal Distributions

    S-ID.4

    Unit 13 Lesson 3

    13.4

    The Normal Distribution and Z-Scores

    S-ID.4

    Unit 13 Lesson 4

    13.5

    Sample Means

    S-IC.1, S-IC.2, S-IC.5

    Unit 13 Lesson 5

    13.6

    Sample Proportions

    S-IC.1, S-IC.4

    Unit 13 Lesson 6

    13.7

    The Difference in Sample Means

    S-IC.5

    Unit 13 Lesson 7

    13.8

    Linear Regression and Lines of Best Fit

    S-ID.6(a)

    Unit 13 Lesson 8

    13.9

    Other Types of Regression

    S-ID.6(a)

    Unit 13 Lesson 9

     

    End of Quarter 4