Description of 2013 Essentials of Math by Alpha Omega Publications
Follow your child's interests, supplement your standard program, and dig deeper into a specific area of study with Switched-On Schoolhouse Electives! With a variety of subjects and grades available, SOS elective students will enjoy the change of pace and the chance to learn more about topics they're interested in.
This course is designed for either remedial or advanced learners; units cover algebra, geometry, statistics, measurements, numbers, and more. Beginning with a review of number basics with practical application, students will move on to an overview and practice of statistics; algebraic statements with variables; the metric system and measurement conversions; differences between linear units of measurement, square units, and cubic units; and Algebra 1 topics. An emphasis on sound mathematical reasoning and logical order helps students with everyday circumstances. 7 Units plus a Final Exam are included.
This is a single-semester course. Grades 8-12.