• Algebra 2: 2009/2016 Course Syllabus

    (supplemented with videos for reinforcement, copy the link to your browser)

    First Six Weeks

    Lesson                                         

    • Properties/ Real numbers   
    •    https://www.ck12.org/c/algebra/addition-and-multiplication-properties-with-real-numbers/
    • Solving Equations/Inequalities   
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lowiz4GJrI   
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDr_1QQa9m
    • Relations/Functions (define with functional notation) - AII.7a   
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmTvdKkAUtE
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkqTCftEmak
    • Inverse Functions/Composition - AII.7jh
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4AEZElTPDo     
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q739Wcf0ZUg
    • Abs Val. Functions (domain, range, increasing, decreasing, end behavior, continuity) – AII.6ab, AII.7a-i
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OtzfP8fCNU
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9AJGxAJ0QQ
    • Abs Val. Equations/Ineq. – AII.3a
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnevdNh32aY
    • *All equations and functions represented algebraically and graphically.
    •    parent function: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=scfV-K_dEqs
    • Review and Test  

                                     Estimated time = 11 days

    • Review prop of exponents
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-TpiL4J_yUA
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvj42WdKlH4
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Of8ezQj1hRk
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6zD3SoN3iY
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jhG7g5qgO0
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwmTemng9lc
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IF-8VOiEOes
    • Simplifying Radical Expressions - AII.1b                                                                                                                                        
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZSuMBXzEic
    • Add and subt Radicals - AII.1b
    •  https://www.youtube.com/watch annotation_id=annotation_1957708085&feature=iv&src_vid=MKwxPbITcXQ&v=7XklhXhvQTw        Multip and Div. Radicals – AII.1b
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4r8jjUfouU
    • Binomial Radical Exp. – AII.1b
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4aWeCT3iAgk
    • Rational Exponents – AII.1b
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDn8IuAgRwc
    • Radical Equations – AII.3d
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhX2vY-zU2g
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ownu1qX46b4
    • Graphing Radicals – AII.6ab, AII.7a-i 
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gpyDr2Kvzhs
    • Complex Numb./Rev Prop. – AII.2 
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8mzlOCKyoo
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03kgmv50gBM
    • Review and Test    Benchmark                                          

                                           Estimated time = 12 day                

    • Factoring Quadratics – AII.1c 3 days   
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhSjD5nLkjY
    • Quadratic Eq. by factoring – AII.3b 1 day
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZzuZvz33X0
    • Quadratic Eq. by graphing - AII.3b 1 day
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c74m88mbi9k
    • Solve Quadratics by Completing the Square – AII.3b          
    •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGOQYTo9AKY
    • Total Time for GP 1 = 30 days

      Second Six Weeks

      Lesson                                         

      • The Quadratic Formula (derived from completing the square) – AII.3b
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeVqtpuMFOU
      • Quadratic Transformations using vertex form  – AII.6ab, AII.7a-i   
      •     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pW5z2gCTdDw                   
      • Quadratic Systems (Linear/Quadratic and Quadratic/Quadratic) – AII.4             
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qHTmxlaZWQ&list=RDKsgWLV3RiRQ&index=2
      • Higher degree Polynomial Functions - AII.6ab, AII.7a- i                       
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKDdzBuffoY                                         
      • Linear Factors/Zeros – AII.8
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjPNsAVJc3c
      • Finding all zeros of polynomials - AII.8
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rP-__zFngio
      • Review and Test Days    

                                          Estimated Time = 14 days

      CORNERSTONE TASK -- AII.1, AII.4, AII.5, AII.8 -- Complete within this window of time.

      • Multiply and Divide Rational – AII.1a
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GL69IA2q4s
      • Add/Subt Rational Exp. – AII.1a
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZdt73khrxA           
      • Rational Equations - AII.3c    
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6x06SBbEcA          
      • Graph Rational Functions – AII.6ab, AII.7a-i 
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWjMovgqvi4
      • (Horizontal/Vertical Asymptotes and points of discontinuity (holes) 
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeqfhnKncjc              
      • Direct/Inverse/Joint Variation -  10 
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-k5L0BPOmc                                                               
      • Review and Test

                                           Estimated Time = 11 days

      CORNERSTONE TASK -- AII.1, AII.4 -- Complete within this window of time.

      • Exponential/Logarithmic Functions with characteristics and inverse – AII.6ab, AII.7a-i. AII.7j
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6f6dANVyxA
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ls78_2UBcdY
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KPEPfSyhMc 
      • Test                                            
      • Review and Benchmark Test            

                                            Estimated Time = 7 days      

      • Arithmetic Sequences/Series – AII.5          
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VguyPrGaXLk
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRjhDjSfs6U
      •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9ON7eMUoMg
        • Geometric Sequences – AII.5            
        • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGFQXInm-co

                                 

        Total Time for GP 2 = 30 days

        Third Six Weeks

        Lesson                                         

        • Geometric Series (including summation notation) – AII.5
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJDTLGurBKg
        • Review and Test

                                             Estimated Time = 6 days

        • Scatterplots - AII.9     
        •   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lL7q-DBvacg          
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BdUJxrqpdUA
        • Permutation and Comb. – AII.12   
      •             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsuGuW9CCwU
      •             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D70KgJtacck
        • Mean and Standard Deviation
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRqtXL2WX2M
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkgEHm7KpNA   
        • Normal Distribution and Z-scores
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mai23vW8uFM
        • 68-95-99.7 Rule - AII.11ab        
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgxPcdPbujI      
        • Normal Curve Probabilities (Area) - AII.11c         
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7FVtTvFUgM
        •    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SERkAlt1Wuk                                      
        • Review and Test  
        • Review and Benchmark  

                                            Estimated Time = 12 days

         Total Time for GP 3 = 15 days

         Leaves 15 days for

         SOL, Exam Review and Remediation                                           

     

    Algebra 2 Standards of Learning

         http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/standards_docs/mathematics/2009/stds_algebra_2.pdf

    Algebra 2 Curriculum Framework

         http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/frameworks/mathematics_framewks/2009/framewk_algebra2.pdf

    SOL Released Tests

         http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/released_tests/index.shtml

         http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/released_tests/archive.shtml

    Test Blueprint

         http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/blueprints/mathematics_blueprints/2009/blueprint_algebra2.pdf