Pre-Algebra EVP (MA8e)
1.0 (yearlong course)
Math 7 (MA7) or equivalent
This course helps prepare students for Algebra 1. Students will be guided in their learning through written material, videos, and web-based activities and assessments. Students are regularly required to reflect on the concepts they are learning, to explain their work, and to communicate their understanding of key concepts.
Key concepts covered in this course include the following: simplifying expressions, single variable equations and inequalities, percent and proportions, linear functions, systems of linear equations, irrational numbers and radicals, area and volume, transformations, and scatter plots.
*As part of the EVP program, this course will have a live class requirement once a week at a set time; please see the website for time choices. This live class will include teaching, discussion with classmates from around the world, demonstrations, questions and answers, and other aspects of a live classroom. Students will have weekly due dates and stay on a traditional coursework schedule.
Semester 1: August 31 – January 24
Fall Break: November 23 – 27
Christmas Break: December 21 – January 1
Semester 2: January 25 – June 6
Spring Break: March 29 – April 2
Times: Wednesdays 9:00 am US Central Time
Do you love math? Or would you say you struggle with math? Either way….. it’s always such a benefit to have live, weekly interaction with a teacher. In EVP Pre-algebra, we will go through the material week by week to help each student become more confident with his or her math skills. In this format we will work on each unit together so that you will never feel that you are alone and struggling. Also, there will be firm due dates so that you won’t fall behind!
If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.