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Algebra 1 Online Curriculum

Algebra 1 Online Curriculum

While Algebra 1 is typically taken in 9th grade, some students in 8th grade can handle it. The course improves the knowledge of quadratic functions, descriptive statistics, exponential relationships, and others.

This page gives you all the necessary information on the course, the topics covered in it, and why Let’s Read English’s curriculum is your best choice.

How to Teach Algebra 1

According to Let’s Read English’s lesson plans, this course will cover topics like integers, percentages, inequalities, solving equations, graphing, and more. We have also broken down the curriculum for anyone to teach it.

Here are a few tips on how to teach Algebra 1.

  • At the beginning of every lesson, ask questions that will recall prior knowledge.
  • Before solving any problem, allow your students to solve it.
  • Let them try to solve problems without using a calculator because not every examination allows using a calculator.
  • Ensure students apply PEMDAS (parenthesis, exponents, multiplications, division, additions, and subtraction) to solve multi-operation problems.
  • Make use of instructional videos for teaching complex concepts.
  • Link mathematical concepts to real-world situations.
  • Teach students to solve problems step by step.

Learning Objectives for Algebra 1

One of the goals of this course is to improve students’ skills in plotting graphs with tabular data, applying for irrational numbers, and solving linear equation problems.  Here are some of the objectives for learning the course.

  • Simplification of complex numerical expressions.
  • Application of absolute value equations.
  • How to use equations, graphs, and tables to evaluate a quadratic function.
  • How to identify the y-intercept and the slope of a linear function graph.
  • Using irrational and rational numbers to make estimates.
  • Using the substitution method to solve a system of linear equations.
  • How to find monomial factors of different forms of polynomials.
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Why Choose Let's Read English Algebra 1 Online School Curriculum

We base our course on quadratic functions & modeling, expressions & equations, descriptive statistics, linear & exponential relationships, and different applications of equations. And we make use of animations, interactive tools, engaging videos, and other study materials to make the lessons interesting.

These are some of the reasons why your child is better off with Let’s Read English’s curriculum:

As a Full CurriculumAs a Supplement
  • Our students can organize and track their programs with our curriculum calculators and activity planners.
  • Our grading and recordkeeping systems are automated.
  • We also provide students with a note-taking guide.
  • There are more than 100 Algebra 1 lessons with instant feedback.
  • The course promotes quantitative reasoning.
  • Every student can study at their paces.
  • We have also provided statistics, graphing, and a regression calculator for students.
  • Students can follow our lesson sequence or skip some of them.
  • Lessons and tests can be retaken until mastery is achieved.
  • There are no contracts involved, so any member of our platform can quit anytime.
  • The course is 100% online.
  • Algebra 1 is taken in high school, but students in grade levels can also take it.
  • The program is available to students 24/7.