Syllabus for Seventh Grade Math Curriculum

Topics to be covered:

            . Algebraic expressions and integers

            . Solving equations and inequalities

            . Decimals and equations

            . Factors, fractions, and exponents

            . Operations with fractions

            . Ratios, proportions, and percents

            . Linear functions and graphing

            . Spatial thinking

            . Area and volume

            . Right triangles in algebra

            . Data analysis and probability

            . Nonlinear functions and polynomials

            . Begin concepts in Algebra I as well as standardized test prep materials/problems

 

Grading Scale:

Tests = 50 %

Quizzes, projects, and notebook checks = 25 %

Homework, class participation/motivation, and behavior = 25%

(-3 for any missed/incomplete homework assignments on the homework average portion)

Class Format:

Lecture on given topic, guided practice, independent practice and daily assigned homework.

Comprehension of the lecture is noted by oral and written responses from the guided and independent practices.  If a solid understanding has been determined, students are permitted to start their homework a few minutes prior to the class dismissal.

Expectations:

Students will come prepared for class each day with completed homework assignments, as well as with all proper utensils including textbook, workbook, notebook and a pencil(s).  Most of all, they come with a desire to learn math!!!!

 

Please feel free to contact me at any time with any questions or concerns at

gpro@haddonfieldfriends.org

Looking forward to an awesome school year!

                                                                                                Sincerely,

                                                                                                Tr. Gina