Algebra 1 – coming Aug 2024
This course aligns with the learning outcomes for:

United States

This course aligns with the learning outcomes for:

United States

StudyForge Algebra 1 introduces students to the foundations of High School Algebra in an understandable, relatable and enjoyable way, with proven success.

Algebra 1 establishes students’ algebraic foundations by delving deeply into two primary topics: equations and functions. Throughout this accessible and rewarding journey, students will strengthen their understanding of the many kinds of relationships that exist in our fascinating world and will be set up with the skills, competencies, and confidence they need to succeed in their future math courses.

The course offers multiple learning techniques, incorporating auditory, visual, and hands-on elements. Interactive videos allow students to learn at their own pace, with engaging applets and graphs reinforcing concepts. Each video comes with student-friendly notes, and there are plenty of practice questions with detailed solutions. Students can also redo quizzes and tests to solidify their understanding.

Table of Contents

*Each lesson is designed to take 60 – 90 minutes to complete with the exception of major projects and assignments.

Lesson 1: Integers
Lesson 2: Fractions
Lesson 3: Expressions
Lesson 4: Exponents
Lesson 5: Square Roots
Lesson 6: Graphing

Lesson 1: Solving Linear Equations Part I
Lesson 2: Solving Linear Equations Part II
Lesson 3: Solving Linear Equations Part III
Lesson 4: Applications of Linear Equations
Lesson 5: Solving Linear Inequalities Part I
Lesson 6: Solving Linear Inequalities Part II
Lesson 7: Compound Linear Inequalities

Lesson 1: Slope and the Rate of Change
Lesson 2: Slope-Intercept Form of a Line
Lesson 3: Point-Slope Form and General Form of a Line
Lesson 4: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Lesson 5: Modeling with Linear Equations
Lesson 6: Solving Linear Equations by Graphing
Lesson 7: Arithmetic Sequences as Linear Relations

Lesson 1: Solving Systems of Equations by Graphing
Lesson 2: Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution
Lesson 3: Solving Systems of Equations by Elimination
Lesson 4: Linear Inequalities
Lesson 5: Systems of Linear Inequalities

Lesson 1: What is a Polynomial?
Lesson 2: Adding and Subtracting Polynomials
Lesson 3: Multiplying Polynomials
Lesson 4: Essentials for Polynomials
Lesson 5: Factoring Basic Trinomials
Lesson 6: Advanced Factoring

Lesson 1: Introduction to Functions Part I
Lesson 2: Introduction to Functions Part II
Lesson 3: Graphing Quadratic Functions
Lesson 4: Transforming Quadratic Functions
Lesson 5: Graphing by Completing the Square
Lesson 6: Applications of Quadratic Functions
Lesson 7: Piecewise and Absolute Value Functions

Lesson 1: Introduction to Quadratic Equations
Lesson 2: Solve by Graphing
Lesson 3: Solve by Factoring
Lesson 4: Solve by Completing the Square
Lesson 5: The Quadratic Formula
Lesson 6: Linear-Quadratic Systems

Lesson 1: Rational Exponents
Lesson 2: Graphing Exponential Functions Part I
Lesson 3: Graphing Exponential Functions Part II
Lesson 4: Exponential Growth and Decay
Lesson 5: Comparing Functions
Lesson 6: Geometric Sequences
Lesson 7: Recursive Sequences

Lesson 1: Dot Plots and Box Plots
Lesson 2: Standard Deviation and Interquartile Range
Lesson 3: Outliers
Lesson 4: Two-Way Tables
Lesson 5: Scatter Plots
Lesson 6: Interpreting Data

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Course Features

  • Does not make assumptions about students’ prior knowledge and includes significant review to ensure the success of all students
  • Gamification and interactive learning components – sudoku like puzzle solving, race games, balance scales, and more
  • Applications of real-world examples are used in every lesson
  • Multiple techniques are provided alongside the recommended method to encourage flexible thinking versus memorizing algorithms, and to support different learning preferences
  • Bonus content, including higher-order thinking questions and extra practice questions provided for each lesson