Intro to HS Math A

Why This Class

What do you want to do when you grow up? In this course, you’ll get to see how math can help you figure out what career path is in your future. This course will focus on connection concepts you’ve learned your whole life to prepare you for future learning. This course will also show you how algebra can help you solve real-life problems, and guide you through numbers and operations, patterns of geometry, and solving equations with one unknown. You’ll also learn how to solve problems with two-variable linear functions, and start learning about statistics.

Overarching Questions

How can I use connections to build a strong mathematical foundation?

Which foundations do I need to succeed?

How can I use number sense to help me solve problems?

How can I solve systems of equations?

How can I use my knowledge to solve real-world problems?

Reading List


Course Details

Recommended Grade: 8th

Prerequisites: 7th Grade Math B

Estimated Weekly Hours: 7*

Format: Live, Self-paced

Credits: 0.5

*Math students will spend an estimated 30 minutes a day practicing math. Additionally, students in the live course attend four weekly live workshops led by a mentor.

Please note that program and course descriptions are subject to change as we continuously improve our curriculum throughout the year.