MRS. DEBORAH DEMBY

E-mail: deborah.demby@browardschools.com

Phone: (754)-322-1400 Ext 3036

Textbook:

*Pearson/Prentice Hall Algebra 2*

*-$79.47*

COURSE CONTENT: Algebra II is a course designed to continue the study of the structure of algebra and to provide the foundation for applying these skills to other mathematical and scientific fields. Topics shall include, but not be limited to, structure and properties of the complex number system, arithmetic and geometric sequences and series, relations, functions, and graphs extended to polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions, varied solution strategies for linear equations, inequalities, and systems of equations and inequalities, varied solution strategies including the quadratic formula for quadratic equations, conic sections and their applications, data analysis including measures of central tendency and dispersion, and probability, permutations, and combinations.

PREREQUISITE: Algebra I or Algebra I Honors and Teacher Recommendation.

CLASSROOM EXPECTATIONS:

· Be in your assigned seat, with work out, when the bell rings.

· Raise your hand and wait to be recognized before you speak.

· Please stay in your seats unless you have permission to move.

· Keep ALL food and drinks out of the classroom.

· ALL CELL PHONES NEED TO BE TURNED OFF DURING CLASS-NOT ON VIBRATE

· I-pods are not allowed in class.

· No talking during morning announcements.

· Passes will not be handed out during the first or last 10 minutes of each period.

· Peer tutoring every Monday & Wednesday, Room 263, 2:45-3:45

SUGGESTED SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIALS:

· Number 2 pencil

· 3 ring binder with loose leaf paper & 6 tab dividers (warm ups, notes, homework, vocabulary, significant numbers, and quizzes/tests)

GRADING POLICY GRADING SCALE:

· Tests- 55% A 90-100

· Quizzes- 30% B 80-89

· Homework- 15% C 70-79

D 60-69

F 0-59

HOMEWORK/CLASS POLICY:

· Homework is to be written out and all work shown for full credit.

· Homework is due on the following day.

· Late homework will result in a lower grade.

· Incomplete homework will result in a lower grade.

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*I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE SYLLABUS FOR ALGEBRA 2*

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