Learn the central concepts of a full year pre-calculus course prior to the start of your school year. Work in teams to solve engaging, relevant problems designed to reveal the big ideas behind core pre-calculus topics including: trigonometry, vectors, limits, polar coordinates, conic sections, parametric equation series and polynomial functions. Explore the graphing calculator. Problems and analogies are crafted to leverage your prior work, understanding and success. Optional practice problems are provided to interested students after each class. Get ready for fall term.
Instructor will be available for an additional 30 minutes after each class for questions and further topic exploration.
Required Supplies: Spiral Bound Notebook, Pencils, Pens, Eraser, Graphing Calculator (online version available here: https://www.desmos.com/calculator).
Recommended Supplies: 3 Ring Binder with 10 dividers & paper