Algebra I Syllabus/Pacing Guide

Q2 Pacing Guide 

Week

Lesson Focus

Weekly Objectives

TN Standards

Assessments

Additional Notes

 

1

 

Polynomials

  • Classify polynomials.
  • Arrange polynomials in descending order.

A1.SSE.A.1a

A1.SSE.A.1b

encase Benchmark

Kahoot

Quizziz

Desmos

(used periodically throughout the quarter)

 

2

Polynomials

  • Add and subtract polynomials.

A1.A.APR.A.1

Quiz 1

 

 

3

Properties of Exponents

  • Apply properties of exponents to include variable expressions.

A1.A.SSE.B.3c

Classwork

CFA

 

 

4

Polynomials

  • Multiply polynomials
  1. -monomial X monomial
  2. -monomial X binomial
  3. -binomial X trinomial

A1.A.APR.A.1

Quiz 2

Test #1

 

 

5

Factoring polynomials

  • Identify GCF
  • Factor by GCF

A1.A.SSE.A.2

Quiz 3

 

 

 

6

Factoring polynomials

  • Factor a trinomial with a leading coefficient of 1.
  • Factor a trinomial with a leading coefficient other than 1.

A1.A.SSE.A.2

Classwork

 

 

7

Factoring special products

  • Factor using the difference of two squares.
  • Factor using perfect square trinomials

A1.A.SSE.A.2

Quiz 4

 

 

8

Sequences

  • Determine if a sequence is arithmetic or geometric.

A1.BF.A.1

CFA

 

 

9

Review and Exams

Students will review standards from Q1 and Q2 to prepare for Semester Exam.

 

Semester Exam